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Catalog Number 01.C.61
Object Name Ring
Title Topaz Ring
Artist Unknown
Description Ring with long, emerald-cut yellow topaz in gold setting. Included envelope states: "Topaz ring once owned by Mrs. Elizabeth Matilda Patterson Harris, daughter of Robert M. Patterson, wife of Dr. William Harris. Gift of her great-granddaughter, Dorothy C. Harris."
Label This ring belonged to Elizabeth Matilda Patterson Harris, the daughter of APS member Robert Maskell Patterson. Patterson was professor of natural philosophy at the University of Pennsylvania.
Material Gold and topaz
Dimensions H-0.75 W-0.375 Dia-0.625 inches
Dimension Details Diameter: ring band
Height & Width: stone with setting
Credit line American Philosophical Society. Gift of Dorothy C. Harris, 1960.
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