Antique fob seal secret compartment

Antique gold fob seal with secret hinged compartment, circa 1870.

To be sold at AUCTION July 9th 2019

Estimated at £200…..or more

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Description

Antique gold fob seal with secret hinged compartment, circa 1870.

An antique gold fob seal with secret hinged compartment. The fob seal, 30mm high with chased foliate and acanthus scroll decoration. The rounded rectangular base 19mm x 17mm, inset with a plain cornelian. The upper section hinged opening to reveal a secret compartment. Circa 1870, 14.7gms gross weight.