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Ring

Navette-shaped ring with red enamel. The basse-taille translucent enamel is bezel-set. The border of the enamel inset has engraved decoration. The underside of the concave bezel is closed and the flat shoulders and shank are plain .

Marks

Impressed hallmark outside shank: ?butterfly, blossom

Credit Line

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

Possibly Italian,

Object Place

Italy

Accession Number

01.6014

Medium or Technique

Gilt silver, silver and enamel

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Rings