This Georgian wax seal fob is carved from a gorgeous agate specimen. The intaglio seal features a dove with a branch in its beak beneath the word "Liberte". This piece would have been impressed in hot wax to form a seal on correspondence way back in the days before postage stamps and self-adhesive envelopes.
14k gold (tests), agate, new 14k gold chain
1 1/8" length including the bale, 5/8" at the widest point, 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.