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Ring

Ring with reverse-painted glass inlay. The beveled glass has a red and gold image of a cupid with bent knee and holding a bouquet. The glass is set in an iron mount with stepped decoration on the shoulders. The metal is cast.

Credit Line

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

German, mid-19th century

Object Place

Italy

Accession Number

01.5951

Medium or Technique

Iron, glass, pigment

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Rings