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MEDIEVAL SEAL MATRIX

Medieval (1200-1400AD) copper alloy seal matrix. The matrix is circular in plan with a six faceted handle on the reverse. There is a worn break above the moulded double collar on the handle. The design is of a shield with an upside down 'V' motif, with a six pointed star in the upper right corner of the shield. The surrounding legend is illegible. The reverse has a six pointed star incised to indi…