Antique Victorian era gilt brass wax seal stamp with multiple intaglio matrices. In the form of a cube constructed from 6 octagonal cartouches, each featuring a different image, motto or phrase. Measures 5/8" x 9/16" (approx. 16mm x 14mm). Marked with impressed patent marks and a partial date mark, appears to be February 6th 183? In overall good antique condition with general wear commensurate with age and use.
The matrices include the following intaglios:
An equestrian image depicting a rider on a horse jumping over a stream.
An image portraying the side profile of a dog.
An image of a fork and knife with the words in French "A Votre Service" translating to "At Your Service"
Depicting an image of a greyhound in a standing pose.
An image of an accountant balancing a ledger book on his chin with the words Balancing ACCts, meaning Balancing Accounts.
A nod to the rebus puzzle, with the letters U O Me above a sealed envelope.