Antique Bronze French Wax Seal Stamp Set, Hidden Drawer, Sceau Etui,
Antique Bronze French Wax Seal Stamp Set, Hidden Drawer, Sceau Etui,
Antique Bronze French Wax Seal Stamp Set, Hidden Drawer, Sceau Etui,
Antique Bronze French Wax Seal Stamp Set, Hidden Drawer, Sceau Etui,
Antique Bronze French Wax Seal Stamp Set, Hidden Drawer, Sceau Etui,
Antique Bronze French Wax Seal Stamp Set, Hidden Drawer, Sceau Etui,
Antique Bronze French Wax Seal Stamp Set, Hidden Drawer, Sceau Etui,
Antique Bronze French Wax Seal Stamp Set, Hidden Drawer, Sceau Etui,
Antique Bronze French Wax Seal Stamp Set, Hidden Drawer, Sceau Etui,

Antique Bronze French Wax Seal Stamp Set, Hidden Drawer, Sceau Etui,

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Rare antique 19th century French gilt bronze or brass wax seal set. Richly decorated with a motif of stylized foliage, flowers, rocailles and two blank oval cartouches. The top of the handle pulls out to expose a hidden slide out drawer. Containing 4 changeable matrices or wax seal tiles. Each of the tiles is double-sided, giving you a choice of eight different images and phrases to choose from. A rare find to your wax seal collection or to make wax seal jewelry and pendants using silver clay . In good overall condition with general wear. The wax seal measures 2 1/2" length x 5/8" wide.

The matrix tiles including following:

A pictorial of a lion or large cat with the phrase Avec Le Temps (with time)

"You have the key" above an image of a padlock.

Samedi (Saturday)

Initials L.S.

The opposite side:

A burning oil lamp with Je Meurs si L'on M'oublie (I die if I am forgotten)

A three part leaf with the word Brisez (Break)

Initials F.S.

A pictorial of a bird in a nest, a pelican or seagull perhaps, feeding her chicks, with the phrase Pour les miens (for mine)