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Ring

Ring with a box bezel set with faceted glass. The bezel rests on a cushion with a scalloped border. The closed underside of the bezel has curved rays emanating from the center. The glass 'gem' has high, sloping sides. The open, tripartite shoulders have carved decoration and the shank is...

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Marks

Impressed mark in the center, possibly a profile of an eagle.

Credit Line

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

Western European, 19th century

Object Place

Italy

Accession Number

01.5999

Medium or Technique

Silver and glass

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Rings