Austro-Hungarian Green Onyx Intaglio Gilt Figural Wax Seal
Beautiful Austro-Hungarian or Russian wax seal. 22 karat gold gilt on bronze. The stone of the seal is green onyx. A majestic warrior riding a swan is encased in this four pillar gold plated pagoda.The warrior sits atop this swan carrying a sword and wearing a helmet, with a bird like figure sitting on top of it. The green onyx seal is hand carved, and decorated with a double headed-turul bird, which is a characteristically Hungarian symbol. The turul bird is the Hungarian bird of life and represents their god's power and will. The seal was likely made for a Hungarian noble, possibly a baron.
The seal was made circa 1860s, and is in excellent condition.
WIDTH: 1 in | HEIGHT: 2 in | DEPTH: 1 in
Shipping Estimate: $15 | FedEx
Domestic shipping within the 48 continental states is quoted on each item via FedEx or White Glove delivery.
International shipping can be arranged upon request.
Delivery times will vary depending on the locations of origin and delivery, packing requirements, and the method of shipping used.
Once your order is processed, you will be notified of shipping status and given an estimated time of delivery.
We accept payment by Visa, Mastercard, American Express, and Discover through our secure portal. We also accept payment via check, money order, or wire transfer. All payment options are available at checkout.