ANTIQUE ENGLISH 2 COLOR 15K GOLD AGATE INTAGLIO SEAL FOB c1830 LOVE & FRIENDSHIP
An antique English 15 carat yellow & rose gold (tests thereabouts) fob; beautifully made, with finely chased floral & shell decoration, and a bloodstone agate intaglio seal base, engraved with two birds at a bird bath and reading 'Lamour et L'amitié' (Love and Friendship) in reverse.
Such a lovely little charm...so collectible & perfect for wear on a chain!
CONDITION: All original and very good. Slight signs of detail wear commensurate with age and use.
DATE/MARKS: Around 1830. Not marked.
DIMENSIONS: 25 mm long, seal 14 x 13 mm (1 inch = 25.4 mm). To give an impression of scale, the coin is 19 mm or ¾ of an inch diameter.
WEIGHT: Approx. 6.8 grams.