Syger T. Hasenberg collection of wax seals

Syger T. Hasenberg collection of wax seals

Dates: circa 1200s

The collection consists of four wax impressions of original seals from Kirchheim unter Teck, found in the city archives. Each is bordered by a ring of stylized text (probably medieval German). The seals date circa thirteenth century.

  • Extent: 1 oversize box (0.5 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Hasenberg, Syger T., 1924-2007
  • Call Number: MSS 6061
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84602;
  • Access Restrictions: Open for public research.
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It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Syger T. Hasenberg collection of wax seals must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
Preferred Citation
Initial citation: MSS 6061; Syger T. Hasenberg collection of wax seals; 19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 6061, LTPSC.
Custodial History
The impressions were given to Syger T. Hasenberg on a genealogical trip to Germany to microfilm records.
Acquisition Information
Donated; Syger T. Hasenberg; 1967.
Other Finding Aids
A more detailed description of each item can be found in the repository.
Subject Terms
Artifacts; Kirchheim unter Teck (Germany); Material Types
Genre / Form
Seals (Numismatics)
Processing Information
Processed; Maggie Gallup, curator, and Amanda Clark, student processor; 2008.
Appraisal Information
19th Century Mormon and Western Manuscripts.
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Finding Aid Title
Hasenberg (Syger T.) collection of wax seals
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Amanda Clark
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2013-07-08T12:07-0600
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Biographical History

Syger T. Hasenberg (1924-2007) was a member of the Genealogical Society of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. He worked in the microfilm section of the Family History Department of the Church.

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Curator - 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts