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Two gold and hardstone desk seals with Coats of Arms, 2nd quarter 19th century.  L – R (i) inlaid with panels of specimen hardstones, with vari-colord gold borders of chased flowers, carnelian armorial base (ii) faceted rock crystal supported on four seated sphinxes above and oval engraved base, bloodstone matrix carved with arms and supporters. Image Sothebys

Two gold and hardstone desk seals with Coats of Arms, 2nd quarter 19th century. L – R (i) inlaid with panels of specimen hardstones, with vari-colord gold borders of chased flowers, carnelian armorial base (ii) faceted rock crystal supported on four seated sphinxes above and oval engraved base, bloodstone matrix carved with arms and supporters. Image Sothebys

A Russian carved rock crystal, gold and transparent enamel parasol handle mounted as a seal, St. Petersburg, 1898-1908, the carved rock crystal handle tapering cylindrical, the collar enameled transparent strawberry red over a wavy engine-turned ground, the collar within gold laurel bands, the later gilded spreading base with beaded band, the matrix uncut.

A Russian carved rock crystal, gold and transparent enamel parasol handle mounted as a seal, St. Petersburg, 1898-1908, the carved rock crystal handle tapering cylindrical, the collar enameled transparent strawberry red over a wavy engine-turned ground, the collar within gold laurel bands, the later gilded spreading base with beaded band, the matrix uncut.

Gilt bronze, enamel, onyx 6.4 x 3.0 x 2.7 cm Seal surmounted by a gilt bronze spaniel standing on a guilloché enamel tassled cushion. The body cast and enamelled with exotic birds, squirrels and flowers. Onyx matrix. Royal Collection Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II

Gilt bronze, enamel, onyx 6.4 x 3.0 x 2.7 cm Seal surmounted by a gilt bronze spaniel standing on a guilloché enamel tassled cushion. The body cast and enamelled with exotic birds, squirrels and flowers. Onyx matrix. Royal Collection Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II

Two Gold-Mounted Hardstone Desk Seals | MARKS OF SAMUEL ARNDT, ST PETERSBURG, MID-TO-LATE 19TH CENTURY | Christies

Two Gold-Mounted Hardstone Desk Seals | MARKS OF SAMUEL ARNDT, ST PETERSBURG, MID-TO-LATE 19TH CENTURY | Christies

FRENCH VARI-COLOURED AGATE & HARDSTONE DESK SEAL WITH GOLD-CASED MOUNTS  PETITE GARANTIE MARK FOR DIVISION NORD, 1819/38  The mounts chased with flowers, the body with bloodstone, jasper, lapis lazuli & other hardstone panels separated by narrow diagonal black enamel bands and vertical chased gold ribs, the lapis head set with a hardstone flower-head motif with alternately-coloured petals, the seal at base of plain bloodstone without intaglio.  Image Christies

FRENCH VARI-COLOURED AGATE & HARDSTONE DESK SEAL WITH GOLD-CASED MOUNTS PETITE GARANTIE MARK FOR DIVISION NORD, 1819/38 The mounts chased with flowers, the body with bloodstone, jasper, lapis lazuli & other hardstone panels separated by narrow diagonal black enamel bands and vertical chased gold ribs, the lapis head set with a hardstone flower-head motif with alternately-coloured petals, the seal at base of plain bloodstone without intaglio. Image Christies

Ivory & hardstone triple desk seal with two-colour gold mounts, English, circa 1860 formed as an ivory fist wearing a small rose diamond-set ring on its little finger, clasping a baton, each end with a matrix, one of bloodstone engraved with an anchor, the other of carnelian later engraved with initials, the lapis lazuli forearm with chased leaf-tip and reeded mounts, enclosing a further lapis matrix engraved with entwined initials AR. Image Sothebys

Ivory & hardstone triple desk seal with two-colour gold mounts, English, circa 1860 formed as an ivory fist wearing a small rose diamond-set ring on its little finger, clasping a baton, each end with a matrix, one of bloodstone engraved with an anchor, the other of carnelian later engraved with initials, the lapis lazuli forearm with chased leaf-tip and reeded mounts, enclosing a further lapis matrix engraved with entwined initials AR. Image Sothebys

gold and hardstone desk seal.  English, second quarter of the 19th century.  Image Sothebys    with tapering faceted citrine handle, the gold collar and cushion chased with foliate scrollwork, the shaped foiled citrine matrix engraved with two unidentified crests

gold and hardstone desk seal. English, second quarter of the 19th century. Image Sothebys with tapering faceted citrine handle, the gold collar and cushion chased with foliate scrollwork, the shaped foiled citrine matrix engraved with two unidentified crests

GOLD-MOUNTED BLOODSTONE DESK-SEAL  UNMARKED, 19TH CENTURY  With claw mounts, faceted handle and oval matrix with the quartered arms of Canning

GOLD-MOUNTED BLOODSTONE DESK-SEAL UNMARKED, 19TH CENTURY With claw mounts, faceted handle and oval matrix with the quartered arms of Canning

Four gold and hardstone desk seals, mid 19th century comprising: a fluted purpurine seal with chased gold base and amethyst matrix, a green aventurine seal, the gold base chased with stiff leaf, carnelian matrix carved with military device, and two French bloodstone seals with chased gold bases- one set with cabochon rubies and plain sardonyx matrix, the other with leaf-chased gold base engraved with arms bloodstone seals possibly by Charles Boully, Paris.  Together with a silver-gilt and…

Four gold and hardstone desk seals, mid 19th century comprising: a fluted purpurine seal with chased gold base and amethyst matrix, a green aventurine seal, the gold base chased with stiff leaf, carnelian matrix carved with military device, and two French bloodstone seals with chased gold bases- one set with cabochon rubies and plain sardonyx matrix, the other with leaf-chased gold base engraved with arms bloodstone seals possibly by Charles Boully, Paris. Together with a silver-gilt and…

19c French  Ormolu & Crystal Wax Seal, Figural Cherubs & Nymphs

19c French Ormolu & Crystal Wax Seal, Figural Cherubs & Nymphs

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