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Red wax seal impression; smaller in scale compared to seal #5. Latin phrase "RECTE ET SUAVITER" meaning "Justly and Mildly." Coat of arms: upright lion surrounded by three crosses. Seal presumed to be the Wyborn family crest or heraldry as "RECTE ET SUAVITER" is their motto.
Gift of Olga Stern
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
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