A delightfully weird creature (a badger, we think) on a weighty 18k gold signet ring. The badger features on lots of English and Scottish family crests so it's hard to say who it belongs to. How strange and fierce she is!
18k gold (tests)
Very good - surface wear commensurate with age and use
6, can be resized; 1/2" head, 1/8" shank
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1837 — 1901
please note:Terms of Sale
Antiques can be returned unworn and in original condition within 10 days of delivery for an exchange or refund minus the cost of shipping. Once a piece has been altered, including ring re-sizing, it is FINAL SALE.
A wax seal was critical for document authentication and security. It evolved into something wearable and chic.