Ring

Collection Type

  • Jewelry

Date

1830-1840

GUSN

GUSN-101448

Description

Gold ring with shaped shoulders and set with a square cut green tourmaline.

Details

Descriptive Terms

rings (jewelry)
finger rings
RING

Inscription

"L. A. M." (Engraved)

Additional Identification Number

894

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

5/16 in (W), 3/4 in (diameter) (inches)

Accession Number

1950.8

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.

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