Great Seal of Johan III
Holding Institution: Karolinska Institutet (Stockholm)
Catalog number: 3a
Size: 110 mm
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Johan III, crowned and in robes of state, seated on a throne, holding a scepter in his right hand and a staff in his left; above him, the words DEUS PROTECTUR NOSTR; below him, the words ANNO DO: MDLXXI; to his right, three crowns surmounted by a larger crown; to his left, a lion surmounted by a crown
johannes iii d[ei] g[racia] suec[oru]m gothorum wandalorumq[ue] et rex