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18thC Personal Bronze Seal - SIGILLUM DE MARTENS

Seal Detail

A superb bronze seal dating to the 18th century, the reverse with raised and rounded fin with suspension loop, the obverse well engraved with an armorial comprising shield under a crested helm and mantling with inscription within a lined border reading:

SIGILLVM . D? . MARTENS.

The seal cis in superb condition and comes with its previous collection record together with its identification tag from when it formed part of the Schuerhaus Collection No. 717.

Provenance: Libert sale October 2008 Lot 331

Seal Specification

Height 20mm

Diameter of matrix  33mm 

Weight 20g