Object Title

Replica Great Seals

Replica Great Seals

Object Number



Presented by the Trustees of the British Museum 1938.

Physical Description

Nineteen plaster replicas of the Great Seals of England and Great Britain from Henry VIII to George V, in a glazed frame.


One seal found broken - Audit 1999.(Repaired by D.Beck Feb.2002) On removal from TOL Education in autumn 2007, three found to be broken, and one missing (Elizabeth I). Broken seals repaired by C.Smith, Dec.2007. Glazed frame missing, presumed disposed of.