Seal impression in box

Object Number: 
INV.4862b.1-3
Date: 
ca. 1871
Medium: 
Plastic, wax
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3/8 x 1 7/8 in. ( 1 x 4.8 cm )
Marks: 
relief: at base of oval: "DEO FIDENDUM" handwritten in ink: on bottom of box: "Banyer / Clarkson's / ring / Jan '71" handwritten in pencil: on bottom of box: "Sept 23-1957"
Description: 
Octagonal red wax wafer with oval impression with shield surmounted by knight's helmet above banner with inscription "DEO FIDENDUM"; in circular brown plastic box with flat, screw-on lid.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. F.W. Kobbé, 1957
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group