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Ring

Ring with a box bezel set with green glass. The bezel is high, square in profile and set on a cushion base with red, white and black enamel decoration. The underside of the bezel is closed and has red, white and black champlevé decoration. The carved, openwork shoulders also have enamel work,...

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Marks

Impressed eagle's head outside the middle of the shank. Further marked with "E".

Credit Line

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

French, 19th century

Object Place

Italy

Accession Number

01.6117

Medium or Technique

Gilt metal, glass, enamel

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Rings