Seal of Cahors

Holding Institution: Archives Nationales (Paris)
Catalog number: D5816
Date: 1290-1309
Location: Auvergne

Size: 73 mm

Municipal seal
Cahors


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Description:
 Bridge with six arches resting on columns, spanning a river, bearing five crenellated towers with two bays each; between each arch, a fish; appended to several acts: February 1290, special donation to the hospital of Grand Rue in Cahors of houses situated in Cahors; September 1309, nomination by the consuls of Cahors of their proxies to the States General

Transcription:
 [s]igillu[m] de com[muni] con[silio caturcensi]

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