ANTIQUE GEORGIAN ENGLISH GOLD AGATE INTAGLIO SEAL FOB c1800 w/ UNICORN CREST
An antique English 9 carat gold (tests thereabouts, possibly heavily gold filled in parts) fob, set with a carnelian agate intaglio seal base, engraved with an armorial crest topped with a bearded figure holding an oak branch, the crest featuring three unicorns.
A lovely larger-scale Georgian fob...very collectible & wearable too!
CONDITION: Some signs of wear & denting commensurate with age and use. Break to frame arch.
DATE/MARKS: Around 1800. Not marked.
DIMENSIONS: 38 mm long, seal 27 x 23 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. 18.8 grams.