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M964.1.422
Artist / Maker : Unknown
Title : Untitled (Seals)
Date (Execution) : n.d.
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Medium / Material  : Stone; metal
Support / Technique : carved; cast
Object Type : seals (artifacts)
Visual Description : (A) Orange stone seal seal. The carved insignia is a belt buckled and tied, encircling stylized script "GJ" [letters backwards]. (B) Orange stone, glass or synthetic seal. carved insignia is a shield with heron on top. Inside the shield are repeated patters of herons, stars and some other indistinguishable design. Below shield is a banner with inscription. (C) Clear glass or synthetic seal. Insignia is initials "MH" encircled by dashes and with a looping design intertwining. Some orange pigment left in indents. (D) Floral arabesques surrounding shield with three crosses. Clear glass or synthetic material. (E) Three profiles. Left profile facing right is a person with short hair. Two people on left face right. two men, one with short hair, one bald with a beard. Cane design below heads. Burgundy synthetic material. (F) Flat metal disc of coat-of-arms with motto underneath g)streaked brown and black round stone seal with a hole in the centre so that it appears to be like a ring; one side is flat with an engraved pattern but carved design... (G) Beadlike with one flat surface. Carved patterns in orange, brown and white stone.
Accession # : M964.1.422
Width (cm) : 0.00
Height (cm) : 0.00
Depth (cm) : 0.00
Mandatory Credit : Bequest of John and Katharine Maltwood
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