Oval silver-gilt seal-matrix with a loop at the top and quatrefoil perforation at the back and set with sard a intaglio of Venus holding a bearded mask in front of the statue of a youth. A legend is on a silver pearled border.

An00016059 001 l

Thing

Made Of
gold, silver, sard
Type of Thing
intaglio, seal
Subject
myth/legend, classical deity
Techniques
engraved, gilded, intaglio, perforated

People

Depicted
Aphrodite/Venus

Place

Made In
England

Time

Acquired In
1865
Made
14thC(early)
Period/Culture
Late Medieval

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