This Georgian wax seal fob features a carnelian intaglio which reads: For further particulars enquire within. This piece would have been impressed in hot wax (there are still remnants of wax in portions of the intaglio!) to form a seal on business correspondence way back in the days before postage stamps and self-adhesive envelopes.
10k gold (tests), carnelian, new 14k gold chain
7/8" length, 3/4" width, 18" chain
1714 — 1837
please note:Terms of Sale
Antiques can be returned unworn and in original condition within 10 days of delivery for an exchange or refund minus the cost of shipping. Once a piece has been altered, including ring re-sizing, it is FINAL SALE.