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Mourning ring

Mourning ring with a diamond-shaped bezel. The bezel has deep blue enamel with a central starburst composed of rose-cut diamonds set in silver. The enameled panel is surrounded by a border of small, rose-cut diamonds set in silver mounts.

Credit Line

Bequest of Mrs. Arthur Croft—The Gardner Brewer Collection

Ring

Probably French, late 18th century

Object Place

France

Accession Number

01.6618

Medium or Technique

Gold, silver, enamel and diamond

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Rings