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Ring

Betrothal ring with twin hearts surmounted by a crown and flanked by gemstones. The closed bezel are gold with engraved decoration. The hearts are table-cut emerald and ruby. The crown stones are emerald and ruby, as are the flanking stones. The shoulders are open with an applied silver...

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Provenance

By 1910, Miss Louise M. Nathurst; 1918, gift of Miss Louise M. Nathurst to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Louise M. Nathurst

Possibly Spanish, 18th century

Object Place

Italy

Accession Number

18.43

Medium or Technique

Gold, silver, emerald, ruby

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Rings