H x W x D: 3 x 2.7 x 3 cm (1 3/16 x 1 1/16 x 1 3/16 in.)
Oval ring in silver with central, possibly carnelian, stone surrounded by small rosettes. The stone is held in place by four sets of 2 V shaped prongs that lie over the top of the stone. The underside is flattened metal and a plain silver band is soldered at the center.
Marian Johnson, purchased in Dakar, Senegal, 1963-late 20th century to 2012