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Gem-set ring with a central rose-cut gemstone. The central stone may be a spinel or foil-backed clear crystal. The underside of the bezel is closed. Each shoulder is flanked by three bezel-set "gems" that appear to be red glass. The bezels for these "gems" are mounted on the top of bifurcating...

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Credit Line

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

Central European, 18th century

Object Place

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Silver, spinel or quartz, glass




Jewelry / Adornment, Rings