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Ring

Betrothal ring with clasped hands (fede). The ring is a wide band with considerable wear. The decoration on the band is in imitation of wirework and granulation. There are two pairs of clasped hands with cuffs and blossoms on the upper and lower edges of the band. There is applied decoration in...

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Credit Line

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

German, 1750–99

Accession Number

01.6025

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Rings