People of Medieval Scotland
1093 - 1371

Seal-Matrix: Nicholas Graham (2)

Owner
Nicholas Graham (d.1306)
Matrix Shape
round
Image description (obverse)
A single-sided seal depicting a shield bearing arms of three *escallops* on a *chief*. The shield is within a circle within a trefoil; each interior space is filled with *slipped quatrefoils*, and the exterior spaces are decorated with *couped* boars’ heads.
Image description (reverse)
Legend (obverse)
S’ DOMINI NICHOLAY DE GRAM MILITIS (“Seal of Sir Nicholas of Graham, knight”).
Legend (reverse)
Catalogue
P/Grah/2/2
Notes
Other features: carved borders. Dimensions: 1 in. diameter. SW II, p.380.