Antique Victorian 18 Karat Gold and Bloodstone Intaglio Fob Seal
A very rich support with plumes and scrolls and 2 Tudor roses at the top and roses all around the frame. The Bloodstone Intaglio has a shield and motto and above the shield is a knights raised armoured arm holding a sword. The 4 section shield has 2 panels each with 10 Crosses and 2 panels of a Lion with 2 Crowns and the motto reads FIDE NON TIMET (Respect the Faith) The Gold work and Intaglio are in good condition and this type of Seal looks best when worn on a 22 inch chain or cord.
Dimensions: Seal head 3/4 X 10/18 ins 1 1/4 high
Origin: English circa 1860