Ring

Collection Type

  • Jewelry

Date

1868

GUSN

GUSN-101438

Description

Gold ring with black enameling on shoulders and set with two pearls and four small rubies.

Details

Descriptive Terms

rings (jewelry)
finger rings
RING

Inscription

Hallmark: "14"
Engraved: "Edwd. June 13th 1868" (Engraved and hallmark)

Additional Identification Number

884

Related Items

Title Pearl and ruby ring Accession Number 1938.446
Title Tortoiseshell hairpin Accession Number 1938.1161

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Adornment

Dimensions

5/16 in (W), 11/16 in (diameter) (inches)

Accession Number

1938.446

Reference Notes

Pictured in Fales, Martha Gandy, "American Jewelry, 1600-1900," (1995): Color Plate 110. For more information on the use of colored gems see Fales, Martha Gandy, "Jewelry in America, 1600-1900," (1995): 48-51; 202-208.