Ring

Collection Type

  • Jewelry

Date

1870-1900

GUSN

GUSN-101620

Description

Gold ring set with a square jade plaque. The openwork shoulders are cast Asian dragons with cabochon stone eyes and trailing whiskers. In original case.

Details

Descriptive Terms

rings (jewelry)
Jewelry
Ring, Finger
Ring, Finger

Inscription

Chinese (?) characters

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

1071
J386

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

American [use]

Object Type

Adornment; Body Adornments

Dimensions

1/2 (W), 7/8 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.3