14 June 2006
A DIAMOND AND SILVER-SET LAPIS-LAZULI DESK-SEAL
RETAILED BY HEMING & CO., EARLY 20TH
The tapering lapis-lazuli handle with a pearl finial within rose diamond set silver arches, the plain matrix set within a similar rose diamond set silver cagework, contained in a fitted red leather case, labelled 'By Appointment Heming & Co. 28 Conduit Street London, W.'
1 7/8 in. (49 mm.) high
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