Seal of Clémence of Hungary, second wife of Louis le Hutin

Holding Institution: Archives Nationales (Paris)
Catalog number: D158
Date: 1317
Location: Paris

Size: 90 mm

Personal seal
Clémence of Hungary, second wife of Louis le Hutin


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Description:
 Queen standing, viewed from the front, crowned, in vairy robe and mantle, holding a sceptre of fleurs de lis in her right hand; in a gothic niche to her right, the shield of France; to her left, the shield of Hungary; appended to an August 1517 charter by which Philippe le Long gave the queen the grand house of Temple in exchange for the château of Vincennes

Transcription:
 s[igillum] clemencie dei g[racia regina francie et n]avarre]

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