London, South Kensington
4 December 2001
A GOLD CASED FOB-SEAL
ENGLISH, EARLY NINETEENTH CENTURY
WITH FLUTED AND SCROLLWORK HANDLE AND FLUTED DOMED CANTED RECTANGULAR BASE, THE CORNELIAN MATRIX ENGRAVED WITH A COAT OF ARMS
THE ARMS ARE THOSE OF PROCTOR QUARTERING BEAUCHAMP FOR A MEMBER OF THE BEAUCHAMP-PROCTORS OF LANGLEY PARK, NORFOLK.
AND A FURTHER GOLD FOB-SEAL, THE HANDLE FORMED FROM REEDED AND BEADED STRUT SUPPORTS, THE OVAL BASE WITH ENGRAVED BLOODSTONE MATRIX, ENGLISH, MID NINETEENTH CENTURY -- 3.3CMS.
THE ARMS ARE THOSE OF WOODWARD, ST. EDMUNDSBURY, SUFFOLK.
SEE PLATE 10 FOR PART LOT (2)
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