Lyon & Turnbull
A collection of fob and desk seals
to include; two desk seals of panelled tapered form chased yellow metal mount and plain yellow metal matrix engraved initials, the other with full armorials and motto; a 'wheel' seal with six matrices on edge and one each side; a yellow metal mounted fob seal, round cut citrine with engraved crest and motto; two other earlier fob seals, one engraved monogram on hardstone, the other foil backed stone, blank; a late 18th century gilt metal fob seal, simple frame, red hardstone matrix, engraved full armorials and motto; a late 18th century swivel fob seal, simple gilt frame swivel oval quartz panel engraved with classical head; an early 19th century gilt metal fob seal, heavily chased decoration the foil backed citrine engraved profile of William Shakespeare, with a chased ring; a chased yellow metal hardstone faced watch key and two others, one with ratchet (qty)
Desk seal longest: 69mm, largest fob seal length: 50mm
Estimate £ 400-700 + fees

Sold for £525 (buyer's premium included)