Seal of Causes of Aachen

Holding Institution: Archives Nationales (Paris)
Catalog number: F3840
Date: 1402
Location: Aachen

Size: 72 mm

Municipal seal
Aachen


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Description:
 The Virgin with the Infant Jesus seated on a throne; Charlemagne, on his knees at their feet, presents the cathedral of Aachen; behind the emperor, an oak tree; appended to an act of 7 June 1402: the Duke of Burgundy offers the citizens of Aachen a reimbursement of 2300 florins which had been taken by Jean Gobelet, his moneyer in Faulquemont

Transcription:
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Reference:
 Demay, Germain. Inventaire des sceaux de la Flandre. Paris : Imprimerie nationale, 1873.