Description & Technical information

Oval faceted body and flat lid, plain mat gold rims and scroll thumbpiece, the engraving visible through the lid, the arms flanked by hounds, with triple crest and coronet surmount, a banner with motto below: 'FERRAM, OPES PATRIAC, SIBI NOMEN'

Length 7.7cms / 3''

Weight: 186g

Date:  1840
Period:  1750-1850, 19th century
Origin:  Russia, St. Petersburg
Medium: Rock crystal, Gold mounted
Dimensions: 3.9 x 5.8 cm (1¹/₂ x 2¹/₄ inches)
Categories: Jewellery