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SEAL

Made by: Unknown

On view in: Icon Room


About this object

The seal is urn shaped, and oval in cross section. It is faceted all over. The sides of the body are vertical and faceted. The top is flat and plain and beveled to meet the body. The pedestal foot is faceted and joins the oval base. The bottom is cut.

Category:
information artifacts
Object name:
SEAL
Made from:
Smoky quartz
Made in:
Russia
Date made:
ca. 1827
Size:
6 cm (2 3/8 in.)

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
21.245
Class:
HARDSTONE
Signature marks:
COAT OF ARMS Dibich-Zabalkansky family crest with motto in Latin Suum Cuique (To each his own)
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973