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Ring

Ring with a hollow square bezel set with a carved stone head. The head is in high relief. The stone appears to be carnelian with a brownish-gray substrate. The oval cameo is bezel set on a hollow cushion. The convex underside is closed. On one quadrant is an engraved 'C' next to a sun with...

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Credit Line

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

Italian, 19th century

Object Place

Italy

Accession Number

01.5989

Medium or Technique

Gold and carnelian

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Rings