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Ring

Ring with enameled decoration. The champlevé enameled bezel consists of a white, gold-flecked diamond within a dark blue, enameled circle (some losses). The shoulders have a shell design carved into the gold. The shells are surrounded by a rectangle filled with green enamel.

Marks

French hallmarks

Credit Line

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

French, 19th century

Object Place

France

Accession Number

01.5964

Medium or Technique

Gold, enamel

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Rings