Antique French Gold Engraved Wax Seal Fob Pendant
Wonderful 9k yellow gold pocket watch fob wax seal with a white chalcedony stone at the base having an intaglio of a bird with the words 'Repondez Vite' meaning 'Answer Quickly'. The mid 1800s wax seal fob has an ornately engraved design complete with large ring at the top with the flying bird having letter in his beak a reminder that someone is patiently waiting for a reply. Wear as a pendant, add to a charm bracelet making it a great sentimental gift.
- Materials: 9 karat gold
- Gemstone: Chalcedony
- Measurements: Roughly 7/8 inches tall and 5/8 inches wide at the bottom. The newer gold filled chain is 18 inches
- Condition: Normal age appropriate wear to the metal; no chips or nicks to chalcedony with the intaglio crisp. One of the arms is slightly bent in although not a deterrent