Great Seal of Johan III

Holding Institution: Karolinska Institutet (Stockholm)
Catalog number: 3a
Date: 1571
Location: Sweden

Size: 110 mm

Royal seal
Johan III


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Description:
 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

Transcription:
  johannes iii d[ei] g[racia] suec[oru]m gothorum wandalorumq[ue] et rex