The earl on horseback to *sinister* wearing chain mail, surcoat and a conical helment with a fan crest; he is holding a sword in his right hand and the reins in his left. A shield bearing arms of three *garbs* is suspended from his neck. The horse has a fan crest and *caparisons* with the same arms.
Image description (reverse)
A carved rounded and pointed *quatrefoil* panel with *trefoils* in *spandrils* outside and a background of vine branches. Within is a shield bearing arms of three *garbs*.
S’ ∙ ALEXANDRI ∙ COMMIN ∙ COMITIS ∙ DE ∙ BUCHAN (“Seal of Alexander Comyn, earl of Buchan”).
SIGILLUM : ALEXANDRI : COMMIN : COMITIS : DE : BUCHAN (“Seal of Alexander Comyn, earl of Buchan”).
Apparent double-sided seal of Alexander Comyn, earl of Buchan; the slight discrepancy between the obverse and reverse measurements supplied by Stevenson and Wood may suggest that the reverse was in fact a counterseal.
Dimensions: 2 ½ in. (obverse); 2 ¼ in. (reverse) diameter.
SW II, p.305.