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Ring

  • Place of origin:

    Spain (made)

  • Date:

    1700-50 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Gold set with table-cut diamonds

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Dame Joan Evans

  • Museum number:

    M.213-1962

  • Gallery location:

    Jewellery, Rooms 91, The William and Judith Bollinger Gallery, case 12, shelf A, box 12

Physical description

Gold ring, with an octofoil bezel set with table-cut diamonds with radiating gadroons behind, forked shoulders and a pierced foliated hoop

Place of Origin

Spain (made)

Date

1700-50 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Gold set with table-cut diamonds

Dimensions

Height: 2.3 cm, Width: 2.1 cm, Depth: 1.6 cm

Descriptive line

Gold ring, with an octofoil bezel set with table-cut diamonds with radiating gadroons behind, forked shoulders and a pierced foliated hoop, Spain, 1700-50.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Hindman, Sandra ed. Cycles of life: rings from the Benjamin Zucker family collection, London, 2014, p.243

Materials

Gold; Diamond

Subjects depicted

Gadroons; Openwork; Foliation (pattern)

Categories

Jewellery; Metalwork; Europeana Fashion Project

Collection

Metalwork Collection

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