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Ring

Ring with a carved coral bust of a woman. The coral bust is oval in shape and moderate in relief. It is bezel-set and the underside of the bezel is closed. Two small coral cabochons in bezel mounts are set high on the openwork shoulders. Three silver balls, decreasing in size complete the...

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Marks

Unidentified mark on outside of shank

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Alice L. Boardman, The William D. Boardman Collection

Italian, 19th century

Object Place

Italy

Accession Number

01.5952

Medium or Technique

Metal; coral

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Rings