Silver-gilt armorial fob-seal dolphin P.G. initials

Silver-gilt armorial fob-seal dolphin P.G. initials

Code: 10915

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This is a nice silver-gilt fob-seal, dating to the 17th century. It has a dolphin shaped handle, the seal cut with a pseudo armorial. Above the shield are the owner's initials P.G. The armorial displays ducks, boat and a heron. A good little antique seal.

OBJECT: Fob Seal

CULTURE: Stuart/Baroque 

DATE: c. 1650 - 1700 A.D.

MATERIALSilver-gilt

SIZE: 26mm x 16mm x 14mm 

WEIGHT:  4.78 grams

PROVENANCE: Ex. European Private Collection.