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Ring with a bezel-set, faceted crystal. The ring appears cast and the four deep channels on each shoulder are surrounded by recessed areas that appear to have traces of red enamel. The underside of the crystal is open. A large ring with bold design.

Credit Line

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

Possibly Eastern or Central European, 19th century

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Silver or gunmetal or steel, crystal or quartz




Jewelry / Adornment, Rings