Seal of the University of Paris

Holding Institution: Archives Nationales (Paris)
Catalog number: D8015
Date: 1292
Location: Paris

Size: 70 mm

University seal
Paris


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Description:
 seal in three levels, on the top level Madonna and Child flanked by a crescent moon and star, on the second level two masters in profile, seated and reading books facing one another, on the third level six students seated on the ground reading, on the left a bishop in profile and on the right a saint holding a palm; appended to an agreement between the University and the Abbey of Saint-Germain-des-Prés

Transcription:
 s[igillum] universitatis magistror[um] et scolariu[m] parisius

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