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Ring

Band ring with a chased central rib and two pendant hoops. This ring is a highly stylized form of the snake ring (see 01.6160). It is made of sheet metal and the hoops are soldered.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Alice L. Boardman, The William D. Boardman Collection

Western European, 19th century

Object Place

Lapland, Scandinavia

Accession Number

01.6161

Medium or Technique

Silver gilt

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Rings