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Ring

Ring with quatrefoil, cusped bezel (missing stone). The bezel is high and has petals with engraved decoration. The underside of the bezel is closed. The shoulders have carved, stylized decoration. The shank is plain.

Marks

Incised '14' on the underside of the bezel

Credit Line

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

European, late 16th–early 17th century

Accession Number

01.6151

Medium or Technique

Gilt metal

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Rings