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Ring

'Giardinetti' ring. The floral spray consists of a central bezel-set sapphire in a gold mounted beaded base. The spray is open and the other blossoms are composed of two rubies and an emerald. Four gold leaves are set with rose-cut diamonds. The undersides of the stones are closed. The shoulders...

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Provenance

The Gardner Brewer Collection. 1901, bequest of Mrs. Arthur Croft to the MFA.

Credit Line

Bequest of Mrs. Arthur Croft—The Gardner Brewer Collection

Western European, 18th century

Object Place

Germany (?)

Accession Number

01.6611

Medium or Technique

Gold, silver, diamond, emerald, ruby, sapphire

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Rings