London, South Kensington
15 June 2004
A Rare George III Silver-Gilt and Paste Set Masonic Jewel
Apparently unmarked, late 18th century
The oval jewel with central gilt and enamelled figural scene, with a paste set border, below a paste set ribbon motif and a suspension loop, engraved around the back edge, The Gift of the Jerusalem Lodge No. 263 to Brother John Shallis as a small token of Gratitude for the eminent Services rendered the Lodge during y'e time he presided as master
See Illustration and back cover
3¼in. (8.2cm.) high.
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