Medieval Bronze Seal Matrix With John Baptist. Nice Example
C. 14th century
A nice circular bronze seal matrix engraved with head of John Baptist? to central with surrounding legend which reads, “DEVM TIME ET AMAV” (God’s time and love).
A nice example with a nice dark patina and good detail.
Provenance: Ex Gloucestershire Collection, collected in 1990’s.
Size: 23mm diam