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    Renaissance silver seal matrice of a Vase with flowers and initials

    Renaissance silver seal matrice of a Vase with flowers and initials

    Item details

    This is a delightful Renaissance silver fob seal, dating to the early to late 16th - early 17th century AD.  The device is superbly engraved of a double-handled vase or urn, with flowers. The urn is decorated with a monogram consisting of the initials FVT. The handle is pierced and is of a chessman type. The vase and flowers may suggest the owner to be an apothecary or herbalist. It is a wonderful item in good excavated condition.

    OBJECT: Fob Seal

    CULTURE: Renaissance

    DATE: c. 1580 - 1620 AD

    MATERIALSilver

    SIZE: 16.56mm x 10.55mm x 8.83mm

    WEIGHT:  2.03 grams

    PROVENANCE: From a private collection of seals, Paris.

    Code
    12001
    Period
    17th Century, Stuart period, Renaissance

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