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Watch Fob

1990.1387 (RS8631)

Description

Gold watch fob with chased and repoussed floral decoration set with a red carnelian seal with a thistle in center surrounded by the Scottish national motto "WHA DAR MEDDLE WI' MEI" [Who would meddle with me?] in intaglio.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1825-1850
Inscriptions
"WHA DAR MEDDLE WI' MEI" (Intaglio)
Location of origin
Possibly Scotland
Object type
Adornment
Descriptive terms
FOB
fobs
watches
Dimensions
15/16 in x 13/16 in x 1 7/16 in (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1990.1387
GUSN
102729
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