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Seal-matrix for Louis de Monteynard, knight, Lord of Monteynard, Chalemon and Chanousse, page of honour to Louis XII and Francis I; bronze; circular; no handle; shield of arms, vair: on a chief a demi-lion rampant; scroll patterns in field; pearled borders; inscription; with wax impression.
- Production date
Diameter: 3.15 centimetres
- Curator's comments
- TSC notes that The seal probbaly belonged to Louis de Monteynard, the first of his name, knight, Lord of Monteynard, Chalemon, Chanousse etc., page of honour to Louis XII in 1506, later to FRancis I in 1516. He achieved distinction in the wars of Italy and Flanders; he died about 1550.
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Britain, Europe and Prehistory
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- Additional IDs
Miscellaneous number: TSC French II/Personal Heraldic 131