Seal of Bruges

Holding Institution: Archives Nationales (Paris)
Catalog number: N1634
Date: 1281
Location: Flanders

Size: 75 mm

Municipal seal

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 a building in profile, the chapel of Saint-Sang, a trefoiled door with decorative ironwork; to the left, a portico charged with a fess escutcheon of six pieces, with a lion; below the portico, an exterior stairway leading to the first floor of the building; appended to the submission of the city of Bruges to the count of Flanders, September 1281

 sigill[um bru]gensis oppidi

 Demay, Germain. Inventaire des sceaux de la Normandie. Paris : Imprimerie nationale, 1881.