Gold, diamonds, enamel; cardboard, velvet
Box: 1 x 1 1/4 x 1 1/2 in. (2.5 x 3.2 x 3.8 cm)
Overall: 1/2 x 7/8 in. (1.3 x 2.2 cm)
Gold cluster ring of Cornelia De Peyster set with 7 diamonds (5 table cut, 1 brilliant-cut and 1 eight-cut); shoulders are chased, remnants of black enamel on shoulder and underside of cluster; green and white cardboard box, ring compartment lined with taupe velvet.
Gift of Miss Cornelia Fulton Crary, through Mrs. Arthur T. Sutcliffe
Krohn, Deborah, Peter Miller, and Marybeth De Filippis, eds., "Dutch New York Between East and West: The World of Margrieta van Varick." New York: Bard Graduate Center, New-York Historical Society, New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 2009, p. 228
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