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Object Name: Seal (facsimile)
Date: 1825-1925
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Medium: Metal
Dimensions: Overall: 1/8 x 2 1/4 in. ( 0.3 x 5.7 cm )
Place made: North America, United States
Description: Metal disk with heraldic image and inscriptions in intaglio on obverse, the facsimile of the seal of office of the Governor of Virginia used by Sir Walter Raleigh.
Object Number: INV.4861a
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Marks: intaglio (inverted): in banner at base of inner circle: "AMORE ET VIRTUTE" intaglio (inverted): around edge: "PROPRIA . . . WALTER I RALEGH[sic] MILITIS DOMINI & GUBERNATORIS VIRGINIAE 84 intaglio (inverted): at top of inner circle: "1584" stamped: on reverse: "217"