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Ring
  • Ring
    Burges, William A.R.A., born 1827 - died 1881
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Ring

  • Place of origin:

    England (made)

  • Date:

    ca.1870 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Burges, William A.R.A., born 1827 - died 1881 (designer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Gold set with a cabochon sapphire in a serrated collet and with applied ornament

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Dame Joan Evans

  • Museum number:

    M.281-1975

  • Gallery location:

    Jewellery, Rooms 91, The William and Judith Bollinger Gallery, case 23, shelf C, box 15

Physical description

Gold ring, the oval bezel set with a cabachon sapphire in a serrated collet with applied stiff leaf ornament on the shoulders

Place of Origin

England (made)

Date

ca.1870 (made)

Artist/maker

Burges, William A.R.A., born 1827 - died 1881 (designer)

Materials and Techniques

Gold set with a cabochon sapphire in a serrated collet and with applied ornament

Dimensions

Height: 2.8 cm, Width: 2.3 cm, Depth: 1.6 cm

Descriptive line

Gold ring set with a cabochon sapphire, designed by William Burges, made by an unknown goldsmith, England, ca.1870.

Production Note

Made by an unknown goldsmith

Materials

Gold; Sapphire

Subjects depicted

Leaves

Categories

Jewellery; Metalwork; Europeana Fashion Project

Collection

Metalwork Collection

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