Seal stamp: (goat w/ shield)
Overall: 1 x 7/8 x 3/4 in. ( 2.5 x 2.2 x 1.9 cm )
(2) hallmarks: on reverse of stamp face: lion and illegible
Silver stamp with oval face with coat of arms in intaglio; goat's head atop knight's helmet atop shield with cross; small openwork silver handle; hallmarks on reverse of stamp face.
According to the accession records, this object, there identified as a watch fob seal, bears the coat of arms of the Ellis family.
Gift of Mrs. Augustus Van Horne Ellis
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.