A superb antique circa 1900 French Palais Royal wax seal in the original presentation box. Featuring a carved tapering handle of solid green aventurine quartz stone. The aventurine handle is beautiful, with varying shades of green and shimmering aventurescence. Tapering to a silvered bronze mount with an engraved matrix. Engraved with monogram of interlaced initials RK. In very good condition. Housed in the original fitted presentation box retailed for Mon DESMAREST P. GUILLAUMOT, an engraver located at 40, Palais-Royal in Paris. An advertisement for the engraver was found in a 1903 review of Christian artists. Wax seal measures 3" length, the top of the handle measuring 7/8" diameter. The matrix is 3/4" square. Presentation box measures 4" x 2" x 1 1/4" height.
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