An Early 19th Century Smoky Quartz and Gold Desk Seal, Circa 1815

Seal Detail

A most attractive desk seal with the highly satisfying combination of smoky glass and gold.  The facetted tapered smoke quartz handle engraved to the terminal with the initials CRF below the rod of Asclepius, with a gold foliate, shell and scroll decoration girdle, the collar and mount of similar decoration, to a vacant citrine matrix.

Seal Specification

Height 75mm

Diameter of matrix  20mmx18mm 

Weight 87g