User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

Ring

Ring with small pearls and paste. The oval bezel consists of a central faceted yellow paste with red foil-back. The bezel is imitation beaded wire. It is surrounded by a row of seed pearls with a scalloped, imitation beaded wire border. The bifurcating, gold shoulders have engraved...

Show Full Description

Inscription

Engraved on the underside of the bezel in cursive script: M'Lago or M'Sage

Credit Line

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

late 18th–early 19th century

Object Place

England

Accession Number

01.6126

Medium or Technique

Metal; Pearl

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Rings