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Wonderful Victorian Cased Gold Turquoise-set Pencil With Amethyst intaglio C 1880


£560 | $741 USD | €639 EUR
Item Number: SA836142
Date of manufacture: Victorian
Current Status: For sale
Seller: Carlyon Silver
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A fabulous Victorian gold propelling pencil presented in its original silk and velvet lined case, the slider and finial bezel set with cabochon turquoise stones and having a marvelous pyramid-shaped faceted amethyst intaglio depicting Cupidís bow above a monogram ĎMí. Inscribed ĎMí below for medium softness lead. Top unscrews to reveal spare lead compartment. Machine-turned decoration augmented with super quality stiff leaves and rococo motifs, oblong cartouche for personalisation, and suspension ring.
Condition: In superb fully functional condition, one nibble to one of the cabochon turquoises (only mentioned in the interest of scrupulous accuracy!)
Case in excellent antique condition.
Maker: Unmarked c1870. Laser testing indicates 15 carat gold.
Dimensions: Length: 94mm. Seal: 11 x 11mm
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Please check the dimensions of the object carefully as apparent size can be deceptive.
The silver is photographed in flat natural light, but silver is so reflective that black spots from the camera, and other reflections are sometimes unavoidable.
All weights and sizes given are approximate.
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Internal Ref: S2314


This item is antique. The date of manufacture has been declared as Victorian.

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