Victorian Miniature Whippet Monogram Fob in 15k Gold

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Victorian Miniature Whippet Monogram Fob in 15k Gold
Victorian Miniature Whippet Monogram Fob in 15k Gold
Victorian Miniature Whippet Monogram Fob in 15k Gold
Victorian Miniature Whippet Monogram Fob in 15k Gold

A mid-Victorian, wax-seal, fob, topped with a small carving of a whippet. The dog and his pedestal are fashioned in 15k rosy yellow gold. The pedestal is carved with a collar motif, and it holds a monogrammed, hardstone, intaglio wax seal. The monogram reads CCR. This miniature fob wears well on its own, or piled-up and layered with other antique fobs and charms. The seal can be used with sealing wax, for its original purpose, if you desire. 

Materials

15k gold
Agate

Age

c. 1860

Dimensions

Measures approx 13.3 mm x 10 mm, excluding the jump ring.

Victorian Miniature Whippet Monogram Fob in 15k Gold
Victorian Miniature Whippet Monogram Fob in 15k Gold
Victorian Miniature Whippet Monogram Fob in 15k Gold
Victorian Miniature Whippet Monogram Fob in 15k Gold