Silver, mother of pearl
1 3/8 x 1 1/8 x 1 3/4 in. (3.5 x 2.9 x 4.4 cm) (show scale)
Art Smith is engraved on the back of the encasement for the mother of pearl. In black felt tip also is written '58', and '8'
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Art Smith (American, born Cuba, 1917-1982). Angle Ring, ca. 1958. Silver, mother of pearl, 1 3/8 x 1 1/8 x 1 3/4 in. (3.5 x 2.9 x 4.4 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Charles L. Russell, 2007.61.13. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 2007.61.13_PS2.jpg)
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A ring with an oblong, oval-shaped mother-of-pearl shell set at an angle above a flat ring with three striations. This in turn is soldered onto a band at the same angle as the stone.
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