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Ring

Renaissance revival ring with a bezel-set with a cabochon turquoise (or amazonite). The closed underside has a starburst design with black enamel. The carved shoulders and the surface of the shank have white and black enamel.

Marks

There are three impressed marks under the shoulders.

Credit Line

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

Possibly Italian, 19th century

Object Place

Italy (?)

Accession Number

01.6147

Medium or Technique

Gold, enamel, turquoise (?)

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Rings