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Ring

Ring with red and clear glass inlays. The cast bezel consists of a central, square, faceted red inlay surrounded by a floriform design with six clear glass inlays imitating rose-cut diamonds. The underside of the bezel is closed with radiating lines. The shoulders and shank are undecorated.

Credit Line

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

Central European, late 18th–early 19th century

Accession Number

01.6047

Medium or Technique

Silver, glass

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Rings