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Ring

Ring with a row of small diamonds. There are five collet-set stones in silver mounts. Each silver mount is soldered onto gold. The shoulders bifurcate and are made of flattened wires. The shank is also made of two flattened wires soldered together.

Marks

There is an impressed hallmark on the shoulder.

Credit Line

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

Possibly Italian, 19th century

Object Place

France (?)

Accession Number

01.6037

Medium or Technique

Gold, silver, diamond

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Rings