Plaster cast of seal of King John Balliol, King of the Scots c.1249-1314)
Art / Sculpture
Plaster of paris
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Snowshill Manor and Garden, Gloucestershire
Circular plaster cast of a seal, of a mounted knight, motto (possibly Latin) around the edge. Cross reference SNO.V.973. On the reverse, in pencil, is written 'John Balliol, King of Scotland' and scratched into the plaster is 'XLVII 32'.
Given to the National Trust with Snowshill Manor in 1951 by Charles Paget Wade.