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MEDIEVAL SEAL MATRIX

Half of a fine copper alloy seal matrix dating from the late Medieval period. It is a pointed oval shape, but the upper half is missing. The reverse is convex and does not appear to have had a mid rib or handle. Described from the impression, the seal depicts a (tonsured?) suppliant kneeling right and praying at an altar. Above, the main design is uncertain. It is possibly a building or a larger f…