Death in paradise is the message of this tiny Georgian wax seal fob. Fashioned in base metal and white tassie glass, the intaglio features an urn beneath a palm tree. It was meant to be pressed into hot wax to create a decorative seal for correspondence in the days before gummed envelopes.
base metal, white glass, new 14k gold chain
5/8" length, 3/8" diameter of base, 16" 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.