A watch key in the form of a harp,
with a shield shaped, foil backed, flat cut garnet set to the base and suspended on a gold split ring, c.1830, with chased decoration. Tested as approximately 9ct gold. 41mm long, 3.62g,
together with a gold hunting horn fob,
with a cornelian tablet to the end. Marked 9ct, 3.61g,
a gilt metal cornelian dog seal,
and a gold rowing boat charm,
tested as approximately 9ct gold, 1.58g (4)
Provenance: The Peter and Pat Crofts Collection
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Sold for £280
A split to the framework of the harp on both sides - slightly dented.
The split ring is still fairly crisp.
No obvious faults to the hunting horn.
Surface marks to the rowing boat, no jump ring.
Loss of surfacing gilding to the dog seal.
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