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Replica Queen Elizabeth I Great seal

From the Collection of Wangaratta High School 17-49 Edwards Street Wangaratta Victoria

Description
Metal replica of the reverse side of Queen Elizabeth I's second Great seal. This item is a part of ex-teacher Ian Marryatt's travel collection
Object Registration
0604
Historical information
Queen Elizabeth I's second great seal was engraved from designs by Nicholas Hillyard and used from 1585-1603. It shows the queen on horseback, above a rose, a harp and a fleur-de-lis, each with a crown, symbolising the kingdoms of England, Ireland and France. Around the edge are the Queens name and title in Latin.
Last updated
26 Jun 2018 at 2:43PM