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SEAL

Made by: Unknown

Currently in storage


About this object

The seal is carved in topaz. It has a gold mount, back like daisy, each petal engraved with a series of leaves. Handle is ebony.

Object name:
SEAL
Made from:
Topaz -- gold -- ebony
Made in:
Russia
Date made:
19th c.
Size:
6.6 × 4 cm (2 5/8 × 1 9/16 in.)

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
11.174
Class:
GOLD
Signature marks:
COAT OF ARMS Crest of Baron Strogonov, Count of the Roman Empire
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973