|Type of record:||Find Spot|
|Name:||Medieval seal matrix|
Metal detecting recovered a medieval copper alloy seal matrix depicting a bird (possibly a goose) and inscribed *SIGILLVM SECRETI .: (secret seal).
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March-April 2004. Metal-detecting.
1 medieval copper alloy seal matrix, (flat with very short median rib ending in pierced lug at top on reverse. Pointed oval, 29 x 19mm. Bird (?goose) walking to right with two small curling tendrils above body. *SIGILLVM SECRETI .: (secret seal). A cast of the seal has been made).
Identified by S. Ashley (NLA). See lists in file.
S. Ashley (NLA), 11 May 2004.
Updated by J. Page (HES), 6 February 2014.
- FINDSPOT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
- SEAL MATRIX (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
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