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Ring

Marquise-shaped ring with a plain, vertical, gold bezel, red enamel, red glass and gems. The three "gems" are set in silver mounts in the shape of stylized blossoms. The background is red enamel and the underside is closed. The shoulders have applied foliate decoration. The shank has carved...

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Credit Line

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

Western European, late 18th–early 19th century

Object Place

Germany (?)

Accession Number

01.6120

Medium or Technique

Gold, silver, enamel, glass

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Rings