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Medieval armorial seal matrice

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Code: 11459



This is a medieval bronze armorial seal, dating to the late 13th - 14th century. The design is deeply cut with a heater shield bearing the arms of a knight. Around which is the name of the owner in a Lombardic script. This seal is an original example with a nice dark patina and unresearched. The arms seem to depict two fish.

OBJECT: Seal Matrice

CULTURE: Medieval

DATE: c. 13th - 14th century A.D.

MATERIAL: Bronze

SIZE: 17mm tall x 19mm diameter

WEIGHT: 6.94 grams

PROVENANCE: From a private collection. Haute-Normandie, Rouen. France