A gallery is a border of repetitive design which surrounds a jewelry item, usually to set a large stone in place. The gallery encompasses the area beneath the stone and can incorporate the prongs or head for setting the stone(s).

Another meaning is a commercial, exposition, outlet for designer jewelry.


A Two-Tone (White and Yellow) Elaborately Hand-Engraved Ring, in 18 karat Gold, with Deep Golden Round Diamonds Set Along the Shoulders and on the Gallery.
Image Courtesy of Lang Antiques.