The Seal of the Upstalsboom

Illustration

Athanasios Fountoukis
by Albert Martin
published on 20 June 2022

Seal of the Upstalsboom, the place where envoys from all Frisian areas met. The seal dates from 1324 and resembles St. Mary as the protector of Frisia.

The Latin text translates: "Through this sign, the whole of Friesland, to which the Virgin Mary with the divine boy may be merciful, fulfils its promises."

Ostfriesisches Landesmuseum, Emden.

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