Watch fob

Watch fob
Title
Watch fob
Date 
1775-1825
Medium 
Quartz, silver, gilt
Dimensions 
Overall: 1 1/2 x 1 3/4 x 1 1/8 in. ( 3.8 x 4.4 x 2.9 cm )
Description 
Silver gilt watch fob with faceted citrine quartz seal; bail is hollow finial with knop affixed to fob with scrolled foliate garland which secures the bezel; silver throughout is decorated with acorns and acanthus leaves; the seal depicts a shirt cuffed hand clutching a full bloom rose, set above a crest with a vertical long stemmed rose on each side, inscribed banner below.
Credit Line 
Gift of Adelaide Milton de Groot
Object Number 
1941.1013
Marks 
carved: bottom of seal: "PORTO SPINAM"
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group