An incredibly rare dog clip that is literally in the form of a dog; this incredible piece is a one of a kind find!
Likely dating to the Georgian era, the skilled craftsmanship on this antique dog clip is easy to see. Whether it be the intricate engraved details, the cleverlt placed lever, or the smooth swivel bail, there is so much to be admired in this unusual antique dog clip.
Stamped "PATENT" on one side and a makers mark on the other, illegible due to some fading but possibly reading J.LEES or J.LEFS or J.EEFS...
Cased in 9-carat gold, there is a good weight to this sturdy piece as it has a solid metal interior making it extremely tough and wearable.
You will adore this collectable antique 'Fido' finding the second you add him to your collection.
Rare Large Antique 'Dog' Dog Clip
- Antique: likely Georgian era
- Cased in 9-carat gold
- Length: 38mm
- Width: 11mm at widest (4-5mm thick)
- Weight: 5.20g
- Stamped "PATENT" and with a makers mark (illegible due to some fading)
- Excellent antique condition
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