A French gilt bronze wax seal stamp and letter opener desk accessory set. Featuring a neoclassical style motif. The letter opener features a handle modeled as a bust of a woman in Grecian robes, above a lyre harp and laurel branch.
The wax seal is finely modeled in the form of a lyre, having a blank matrix. Both pieces are cast from bronze and decorated with a rich gilt patina. In overall good antique condition.The letter opener measures 6 1/2" length x 1 1/8" wide. The wax seal measures 2 1/2 length. Housed in the original presentation box, measuring 8" x 3 1/2" x 1 5/8 tall. Welcome to the Antique Boutique. Our aim is to provide you with a wide selection of quality antiques and collectibles. We describe everything to the best of our ability and the pictures form part of the description. We try to gather as much information about the item before listing, in an effort to offer you with an accurate and honest description. Large, clear and detailed pictures of the item help in this endeavor. Opinion on the condition of an item can vary, depending on the person viewing it.
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Please check the description for dimensions. The item "Antique French Gilt Bronze Letter Opener & Wax Seal Desk Set, Signed Perrin" is in sale since Thursday, October 8, 2020. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Pens & Writing Instruments\Desktop Items\Stamps & Seals". The seller is "micflsun" and is located in Canutillo, Texas. This item can be shipped worldwide.