UNUSUAL ANTIQUE GILT MINIATURE THERMOMETER & AGATE SEAL CHERUBS FOB / PENDANT
A most unusual antique gilt yellow metal miniature centigrade / reaumur scale thermometer fob, surrounded with applied cherubs & floral garlands, and set with a carnelian agate seal base. Hung on a chased split ring.
Most unusual, so collectible & wearable too!
CONDITION: All original and very good. Slight signs of wear commensurate with age and use. Small chip to seal.
DATE/MARKS: 19th Century.
DIMENSIONS: 45 mm long (1 inch = 25.4 mm). To give an impression of scale, the coin is 19 mm or ¾ of an inch diameter.
WEIGHT: Approx. 16.7 grams.