A gold mounted citrine seal, c.1820,
with a cushion shaped faceted citrine, intaglio engraved with a coat of arms. Ribbon and motto 'ne timeas recte faciendo', translated as 'fear not doing what is right', with a shield and crest, possibly Hardwick, a dexter arm from the elbow, holding a roll of paper. The intaglio, rub set to a domed back, diagonal gadroon decoration, a pair of scroll supports to diagonally gadrooned bale with an outer bead. Tested as approximately 18ct gold. 34 x 22 x 18mm, 14.59g
Provenance: Iconastas, Piccadilly Arcade, St. James's, London, W1
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Sold for £450
Table and crown facet edge wear.
Wear to the back of the dome back at 2x points.
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