Grand Seal of Amiens

Holding Institution: Archives Nationales (Paris)
Catalog number: D5738
Date: 1228
Location: Amiens

Size: 65 mm

Municipal seal
Amiens


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Description:
 Six men's heads separated by fleurs de lis and radiating from a six-leafed rosette; appended to a charter of October 1228: pledge of fidelity of the city of Amiens to the king, St. Louis, and Queen Blanche

Transcription:
 sigillv[m] civivm amb[ia]nensivm

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