Portugal, late 16th, early 17th century
Remarked by Lisbon’s Assay Office(INCM): “Old Man’s Head with Laurel”
Heraldic reading: weapons of the old Portuguese family of Maciel, with broken French shield: I silver, two blue fleur-de-lis, one on top of the other; II in black, half Eagle sewed in red, extended, armed with gold, moving the partition. Timbre de Maciel (old). Helm of front grills, virol, paquife and straps.
Weight: 2130 g. Dim.: diâm. 47 cm