Familiewapens op lakstempels / zegelstempels,
soms bekend, soms onbekend.
Coat of arms on wax seal stamps,
sometimes known, sometimes unknown.
Collection: Delta 98 Den Haag, The Hague, The Netherlands

zaterdag

Known: Quarles van Ufford



a carved ivory lacquer / wax seal stamp
with the noble family coat of arms of:

Quarles van Ufford

made by 
Franz Jauner, Hofgraveur, 
Augustinergasse No. 1157 Wien / Vienna
it comes with it's fitted, Original, makers box


the motto on the seal is a quote from Erasmus:
Aquila non captat muscas & Qui invidet minor est
meaning:
The eagle does not capture flies / don't sweat the small things  
He who envies is lesser

this painting of the family of
Pieter Quarles van Ufford (1677-1744)
and 
Cornelia Splinter van Loenersloot / Loedersloot (1677-1756) 
is painted circa 1725 by
Gerard Hoet (1645-1733)
and is in the collection of the The Hague Historical Museum:
Haags Historisch Museum

this antique lacquer seal is available for sale at Delta 98 Den Haag, The Hague, The Netherlands