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Ring

'Giardinetti' ring. The ring features a basket set with two table-cut rubies with closed undersides. The openwork floral spray has gemstone blossoms of varying shapes and stones. The center stone is a triangular emerald. All stones have closed, silver bezels. The stems are also silver and the...

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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

Western European, 18th century

Object Place

Italy

Accession Number

18.44

Medium or Technique

Gold, silver, diamond, emerald, ruby and citrine (?)

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Rings