London, South Kensington
12 November 2002
A 17th century gold, garnet and enamel ring,
the pyramidal shaped box shaped bezel set with a single faceted garnet, with bird claw corners, the bezel sides and shoulders engraved and picked out in black enamel, hoop distorted, circa 1650.
See plate 1
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Post Lot Text
C.f. C. Chadour, op. cit., (1994) Vol. 1, p.214 no.699 for similar ring design.
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