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Ring

Ring with a malachite cabochon. The ovoid stone is bezel-set. The upper edge of the bezel is scalloped. The shoulders have stylized ornementation. The metalwork is probably cast. There are striations under the closed bezel. The shank has raised borders.

Credit Line

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

Central European, late 18th century

Accession Number

01.6035

Medium or Technique

Silver, malachite

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Rings