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seal-impression / seal

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1873,0214.4

  • Description

    Pointed oval bronze seal-matrix of Monart (?), Co Wexford. It has a low ridge and loop at the back. Two contiguous niches each with an ecclesiastic, holding up the left and right hands respectively; on the top an architectural gabled superstructure. Below, under a pointed arch, an ecclesiastic to right kneeling in prayer. Legend, inner border pearled. With wax impression.

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  • Culture/period

  • Date

    • 14thC
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Length: 3.85 centimetres
    • Width: 2.5 centimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Content

        + S MAGRI MAThEI D'MONARTO
  • Bibliography

    • Tonnochy 1952 947 bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display

  • Subjects

  • Associated names

  • Associated places

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1873

  • Department

    Britain, Europe and Prehistory

  • Registration number

    1873,0214.4


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