First Grand Seal of Dijon

Holding Institution: Archives Nationales (Paris)
Catalog number: D5474
Date: 1308
Location: Dijon

Size: 80 mm

Municipal seal

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 Cavalier, dressed in a coat, holding against himself a charter, the right hand raised; to the outside of the legend, a cordon of twenty men's heads regarding one another in pairs; appended to an act of 1308: nomination by the mayor, jurors and all the commune of Dijon of their proxies to the assembly of 1308 regarding the Templars

 sigillum conmunie divionis

 Douët-d'Arcq, L. Collection de sceaux. Paris : H. Plon, 1863-1868.