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Seal Impression, Saint Margaret

ca. 1358
Netherlandish or South Lowlands (?)
Black wax
Overall (with parchment ribbons): 3 3/4 x 2 15/16 x 1/2 in. (9.6 x 7.5 x 1.2 cm)
wax only: 2 15/16 x 1/2 in. (7.5 x 1.2 cm)
Credit Line:
Gift of H.P. Kraus, 1981
Accession Number:
Not on view
Inscription: (reverse, around the border): SIGILLVM. COMMVNI [T] ATIS. LENMIE
Peter Bondam, Utrecht; Petrus van Musschenbroek(sale, Leyden, October 4, 1826 to Phillipps); Sir Thomas Phillipps, 1st Baronet(1824-1872); Sotheby's, London (British)(December 10, 1980, lot 21); [ H. P. Kraus, New York (until 1981)]
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