Ring

1850-1870 (made)
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Artist/Maker
Place Of Origin

This ring was bought by the Museum, as an example of traditional Württemberg jewellery, at the International Exhibition, London, in 1872 for nine shillings.


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Object Type
Materials and Techniques
Engraved silver
Brief Description
Silver ring with shield engraved on bezel, Württemberg (Germany), 1850-1870.
Physical Description
Silver ring of sheet silver which widens slightly at the front to form a bezel. There is an empty shield on the front with scroll decoration on either side.
Dimensions
  • Height: 23.5mm
  • Width: 23.4mm
  • Depth: 8.1mm
Summary
This ring was bought by the Museum, as an example of traditional Württemberg jewellery, at the International Exhibition, London, in 1872 for nine shillings.
Collection
Accession Number
1390-1873

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record createdJune 24, 2009
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