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Ring

Ring with a square decorative enamel bezel. The first enamel layer is a transparent turquoise over an engraved metal base. There is a painted gold enamel on the surface with gold "cloisons" filled with opaque and transparent enamels. These enamels are treated like gemstones. The enameled...

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Credit Line

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

Possibly French, 19th century

Object Place

Italy

Accession Number

01.5965

Medium or Technique

Gilt metal, enamel

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Rings