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Ring

Ring with a box bezel set with a red spinel (or almandine garnet or glass). The bezel is raised and set on a cushion. The underside of the bezel is closed. Each shoulder has carved openwork decoration in a scroll design. The shank is plain.

Credit Line

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

Possibly German, late 19th century

Object Place

Italy

Accession Number

01.6108

Medium or Technique

Gold and red stone (or glass)

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Rings