ANTIQUE ENGLISH GOLD AGATE INTAGLIO SEAL FOB / CHARM READ & BELIEVE c1820
An antique English 9 carat gold (tests thereabouts) fob, set with a polished agate seal base, engraved with an envelope and reading 'Lisez Et Croyez' (Read & Believe) in reverse.
A lovely little Georgian period fob...so collectible & perfect for wear on a chain or charm bracelet!
CONDITION: All original and very good. Slight signs of wear commensurate with age and use.
DATE/MARKS: Around 1800/20. Not marked.
DIMENSIONS: 19 mm long, seal 17 x 14 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. 3.4 grams.