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Ring

Ring with a wide bezel set with a garnet cluster. The bezel is flanked by triple settings of the same stone. All stones are squarish and table-cut. The central stone has a beaded border along the bottom edge of the bezel and is secured by wire to the underside of the closed bezel. The border of...

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Marks

The shank has two impressed marks: ?658 and a radiating star

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. William de Forest Thomson

Western European, 19th century

Object Place

Italy (?)

Accession Number

18.545

Medium or Technique

Gold, garnet (?)

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Rings