Fractured Ring with Gold Lining

Title: 
Fractured Ring with Gold Lining

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Object Name: 
Ring
Title: 
Fractured Ring with Gold Lining
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
90.6.2
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 1.7 cm, D: 3 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1987
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass, gold metal; blown tube, hammered and chiseled after annealing, polished sheet of gold fitted and soldered to interior. Thick band of colorless glass, with uneven fractured and polished edges; opening has been lined with 22 k gold; stamped on gold: 22 k Japanese calligraphic mark for "Kazu" (see object information sheet for example).
Department: 
Provenance: 
Mitsushima, Kazuko ((b. 1946)), Source
1990-02-13
Category: 
Color: 
Inscription: 
Kazu
mark
Engraved
22 k
stamp
Stamped inside
Glass Jewelry: 25 Centuries of Style
Venue(s)
Steuben Glass, Inc. 1991-09-24 through 1991-10-26