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Ring

  • Place of origin:

    Germany (possibly, made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1870 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Enamelled gold with an emerald

  • Museum number:

    65-1896

  • Gallery location:

    Jewellery, Rooms 91, The William and Judith Bollinger Gallery, case 23, shelf C, box 19

Physical description

Enamelled gold ring with a rectangular box bezel with six cusps, set with an emerald, with strapwork on the shoulders, French import mark introduced in 1864

Place of Origin

Germany (possibly, made)

Date

ca. 1870 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Enamelled gold with an emerald

Marks and inscriptions

mark
French import mark introduced in 1864

Dimensions

Height: 3 cm, Width: 2.5 cm, Depth: 1.2 cm

Object history note

Acquired as Italian, 16th century

Descriptive line

Enamelled gold ring set with an emerald, with strapwork on the shoulders, possibly Germany, about 1870.

Materials

Gold; Emerald; Enamel

Subjects depicted

Strapwork

Categories

Fakes & forgeries; Jewellery; Metalwork; Europeana Fashion Project

Collection

Metalwork Collection

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