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Ring with a box bezel set with a faceted clear crystal. The sides of the box have a decorative border. The underside of the bezel is closed. The center crystal is flanked by square, faceted, green glass "gems". Each shoulder has stylized leaves and the shank has a diagonal, beaded design. The...

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The inside of the ring is inscribed: 17 I H 8 Z

Credit Line

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

European, late 18th century

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Brass, crystal




Jewelry / Adornment, Rings