Seal of Chaumont-en-Vexin

Holding Institution: Archives Nationales (Paris)
Catalog number: D5575
Date: 1211
Location: Ile de France

Size: 75 mm

Municipal seal
Chaumont-en-Vexin


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Description:
 Man standing, viewed from the front, dressed in a tunic, a sword in the right hand and a flower in the left; flanked by a crenellated tower and a church with three arcades resting on columns; appended to an act of 1211: pledge of agreement by the mayor and the peers of Chaumont with a burgess of their city for the location of a house near the abbey of St. Victor

Transcription:
 s[igillum] maioris [et] parium communie calvimo[n]tis

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