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Circa 1800 Chalcedony Fob

Georgian Collection Item# A22239
$1,500.00

Details

Circa 1800. This fantastic Georgian fob features a signet carved in chalcedony, set in 9KT rosy gold. The fob depicts the scene of a pelican feeding her young, known as "The Pelican and her Piety." Pelicans were believed to offer their own blood to their young if no other food was available; in this way the pelican became a symbol for the sacrifices Christ made for mankind.

Sizing & measurements

The fob measures 24mm long by 17mm wide by 34mm tall.

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