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Circular steel seal-matrix for British New Guinea with numbers 1, 2, 3, 4, at intervals on the sides, and a signature on the back: short cylindrical stem with four perforations. The Royal arms with supporters and motto. Below, a shield with a bird of Paradise on a trophy of weapons. The whole enclosed in an octofoil. Surrounding legend.
Diameter: 7.50 centimetres
- Curator's comments
- Text from 'Catalogue of British Seal-Dies in the British Museum', A.B. Tonnochy, London 1952, cat. no. 318.
Impression of registration no. 1906.1117.9, copper counterplate for four positions, with brass mounts, numbered respectively 1, 2, 3, 4.
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Britain, Europe and Prehistory
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