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Ring with clasped hands and hair compartment. The hands are made of steel and set in an ovoid gold bezel. The bezel is soldered to a steel band with a channel inlaid with two sections of ribbed gold sheet. Two small gold knobs flanking the bezel can be moved outward to reveal a slim...

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Credit Line

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

Fede ring

Probably German, early 19th century

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Medium or Technique

Gold, steel




Jewelry / Adornment, Rings