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Re: ancient matrix : ALCANTARA coat of arms
Posted by: Jan van Helmont Date: September 15, 2001 at 17:00:51
In Reply to: Re: ancient matrix : ALCANTARA coat of arms by Linda Alcantara Rabbito of 151

It is just one of a collection. These matrixes or molds
were used to manufacture livery buttons for the servants
of the House of Alcantara. The Counts of Alcantara were
most distinguished, wealthy castle-owners. The buttons on
the gala-uniforms of their servants showed the Alcantara
coat of arms.


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