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seal-impression / seal

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1867,1001.32

  • Description

    Seal-matrix: Hélie Grampion, clerk; bronze; circular; hexagonal handle with engraved radial lines and mark on side; pointed quatrefoil panel; pelican in her piety; legend; with wax impression.

  • Culture/period

  • Date

    • 14thC
  • Production place

  • Findspot

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Diameter: 2.15 centimetres
    • Height: 2.3 centimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Script

        Lombardic
      • Inscription Language

        French
      • Inscription Content

        +S.HELIE. GRANPION. CL'C.
      • Inscription Transliteration

        Seel Helie Granpion clerc
      • Inscription Translation

        Seal of Hélie Granpion, clerk
  • Location

    Not on display

  • Subjects

  • Associated names

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1867

  • Acquisition notes

    Found in the Seine at Paris 1867

  • Department

    Britain, Europe and Prehistory

  • Registration number

    1867,1001.32

  • Additional IDs

    • TSC French VI/Personal Religious Non Her

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