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Ring

'Giardinetti' ring. The basket is set with a red stone (possible a foil-backed crystal) in a silver mount with a notched border. The floral spray is widely set with considerable negative space. Stylized blossoms are formed from three rubies and two emeralds. The leaves are set with rose-cut...

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Provenance

By 1910, Denman Waldo Ross, 1917, gift of Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Western European, 18th century

Object Place

Italy

Accession Number

17.406

Medium or Technique

Ruby, emerald, diamond, silver, gold

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Rings