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Comites Principes S Rom: Imperij
Named collection: Allan Forbes Collection
Object type: engraving
Maker: Sadeler, E.
Place made: Czech Republic, Praha, Hlavní Mesto, Prague
Date made: 1602
Materials: ink; laid paper; mounting
Measurements: 12 1/4 in x 7 1/2 in
Uncolored engraving depicting six medals or seals, with caption text in Latin. Top right seal shows a hand growing out of a cloud reaching down to touch a toothed whale ensnared in a net. Plate 176 of the book "Symbola varia Diversorum Principum Sacrossane. Ecclesiae Et Sacre Imperij Romani," by Jacobus Typotius (1602). With text in Latin on verso.