A George IV citrine, gold and agate mounted table seal, unmarked,

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Lot 10
A George IV citrine, gold and agate mounted table seal,
unmarked,

Sold for £ 5,400 (US$ 6,675) inc. premium
A George IV citrine, gold and agate mounted table seal,
unmarked,
the tapering facet-cut citrine handle with acanthus and stiff leaf decorated shank with agate matrix engraved with a set of marriage arms, length 8cm.

Footnotes

  • The accollée arms are of Thomas Henry Lister of Armitage, Staffordshire and his wife Lady Maria Villiers, grand-daughter of the 1st Earl of Clarendon, a hereditary Baron of the Kingdom of Prussia. They were married in November 1830.

    T.H. Lister (1800-1842) was a novelist and, as the first registrar General for England and Wales, he set up both the 1841 census and the system for civil registration of births, deaths and marriages.
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