Gold ring with shaped shoulders, center set with garnets and seed pearls in a rosette design.
"Edward E. Oakes, 380 Albion St., Wakefield, Mass. Designer and maker of hand wrought jewelry."
- Object type
- Adornment; Body Adornments
- Descriptive terms
- 3/8 (W), 5/8 (diameter) (inches)
- Accession Number
- Credit Line
- Bequest of Elsie Allen
- Exhibition Notes
- "Hidden Treasures from Elegant Eras," Historic Jewelry from the Collections of the Society for the Preservation of New England Antiquities presented by Shreve, Crump & Low, September 15 - November 30, 1995.
- Reference Notes
- For more information on the use of colored gems see Fales, Martha Gandy, "Jewelry in America, 1600-1900," (1995): 48-51; 202-208.
- Related Items
Title Ring Accession number 1995.426 Notes Jewelry and related items donated by Elsie Whitney Allen:
Title Ring Accession number 1995.427