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MODERN SEAL

A lead alloy post medieval or modern seal dated 1861. The seal has Cyrillic letters on it. Seals of this type are often known as Russian flax bale seals. This example is larger and has more lettering than normal. The obverse (dated) side reads: [-](П)Л(Д) / [−]ВИША[−] / (1)861 And the reverse: КУ(А)Е(А) / ІИ СОРТ ь / ВОлОГДА The seal has two slots running through the length of the seal from top to…