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Ring

Ring with an enameled, oval bezel. The deep blue enamel surface covers an engraved metal base. There is painted gold enamel on the surface with raised areas of opaque and red enamel applied to appear as gemstones. In the center is a faceted crystal with a beaded silver surround that functions...

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Marks

Indistinct mark on the shank

Credit Line

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

Possibly French, 19th century

Object Place

Italy

Accession Number

01.5966

Medium or Technique

Gilt metal, crystal, enamel

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Rings