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Ring

Ring with a square bezel-set emerald (or glass). The sides and closed underside of the raised bezel has traces of black enamel. Engraved decoration extends beyond the shoulders. The shank is misshapen.

Provenance

By 1910, Miss Louise M. Nathurst; 1918, gift of Miss Louise Nathurst to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Louise Nathurst

Western European, 17th century

Object Place

Italy

Accession Number

18.47

Medium or Technique

Gold, emerald (or glass), enamel

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Rings