1934F103.16 Signet Matrix - Seal
|Title:||1934F103.16 Signet Matrix - Seal|
1934F103.16 Seal matrix
Signet Matrix - Seal Matrix, 1750-1850
Possibly made in Birmingham
Presented by Francis Buckley, 1934.
A 'signet' or 'seal matrix' is a small stamp used for impressing the mark of its owner in wax onto documents.This is one of a collection of twenty-seven acquired by the museum in 1934. The majority of examples are finely made of moulded translucent glass, in this case clear. This example bears a design of a sailing ship and reads 'All's Well'
Birmingham Museums Trust/Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery,
|Usage Rights:||CC0 - Public Domain|
|Size:||63.64 MB; 2848 x 3904 pixels; 241 x 331 mm (print at 300 DPI); 754 x 1033 mm (screen at 96 DPI);|