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Ring

Ring with square, gem-set bezel. The bezel is high and sits on a raised, square with engraved decoration. The bezel is slightly pyramidal in profile and has engraved, vertical striations. The underside of the bezel is closed and has carved notches that extend toward the middle. The shoulders...

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Credit Line

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

Central European, late 16th–early 17th century

Object Place

Germany

Accession Number

01.6150

Medium or Technique

Gilt metal, glass

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Rings