Antique French Silvered & Gilt Bronze Figural Elephant Wax Seal
Outstanding antique French bronze figural elephant wax seal, desk stamp. Superb quality and expertly modeled with detailed realism. The casted solid bronze figure is fully dimensional and finely detailed, enhanced with a silvered & gilded finish. Signed A. Marionnet. The matrix bearing a monogram, appears to be interlaced initials CE or perhaps CF. Inscribed on the base edge with a date for November 4th 1923, likely this item was intended as a gift. Measures 3 ½” height. In overall good condition with general wear commensurate with age and use.