ANTIQUE ENGLISH GOLD AGATE SEAL FOB / CHARM c1830 SOVEREIGN REMEDY MISER'S PURSE
An antique English very heavily gold filled fob, with deeply hand chased decoration and an agate seal base engraved with a pun: "A Sovereign Remedy" in reverse, around the image of a miser's purse.
A very unusual example...so collectible & perfect for wear on a chain or charm bracelet!
CONDITION: All original and very good. Slight signs of detail & gilding wear commensurate with age and use.
DATE/MARKS: Around 1830/40. Not marked.
DIMENSIONS: 23 mm tall, seal base 13 x 10 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. 5.4 grams.