Antique Napoleon III era French cut crystal and gilt ormolu mounted wax seal / desk stamp. Of thick solid hand blown cut crystal, nice size with good weight in hand. Encased in opulent Empire style gilt ormolu mounts decorated with flower filled baskets, ribbon bows, foliage and floral tracery. The metal work is exquisite; of superb craftsmanship with such fine detail and reticulation. Finished with a blank matrix, perfect to have personalized with your own engraved monogram. In good antique condition. Measures 4" length.