Antique wax seal set

Oct 08, 2020. 17:14 UTC
Antique wax seal set

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Believed to be 18th Century wax seal set. Case with blue velvet lining and what appears to be a marble handled stamp. Has 2 ends, one has the initials RBM, the other the Latin wording Deus Providbit meaning God will provide....and below that a family crest.


Handed down in my family from my g.g. grandfather Andrew H Bulger of War of 1812 notoriety. The family crest is that of the Bulger family. Who the initialed end is from I have no idea.

Answered within 2 days
Oct 10, 17:02 UTC
By Delia

Fair Market Value

$400 - $600 USD

Insurance Value

$1,000 USD
What does this mean?

Dear Gord,

Thank you for contacting Mearto with your appraisal inquiry.
Based on the photos and information provided, and subject to examination, this is

A Georgian brass and shaped marble-handled sealing set
English, early 19th Century
with faceted amber-colored stone handle, two intaglio seals, in a fitted leather case.
PROVENANCE: inherited
*represents a fair-market value for auction purposes; retail or asking price may vary.

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