Ring

Object Number: 
1941.47
Date: 
1800-1940
Medium: 
Gold
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1/4 x 7/8 in. ( 0.6 x 2.2 cm )
Description: 
Gold ring comprising single half-hoop shank widening to channel with 9 compartments (now empty)--probably meant to contain hair--divided by beaded gold strips; shoulders etched with abstract design.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mr. Herbert D. Halsey
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group