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Ring

Ring in the form of a coiled, stylized snake. Made from hammered, half-round wire. The head and tail of the snake have cross-hatced decoration. The head and tail of the animal plus two coils constitute the bezel.

Credit Line

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

Western European, 19th century

Object Place

Norway

Accession Number

01.6169

Medium or Technique

Metal; silver

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Rings