Seal on chain

Gilt metal seal on chain, the seal itself is probably carved from a stone called carnelian which was popular during the 18th century. Seals were often carved with the coat of arms or crest of a particular member of the royal family or aristocracy and were used by them to seal important documents.
Accession Loan No.
Collection Class
Personal ornament
Common Name
seal on chain
Simple Name
Full Name
seal on chain
Period Classification
Victorian (1837-1901)
Production Year Low
Production Year High
Production Continent
Family Group

gilt metal; stone

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