Seal of the Knights Templar


The Latin inscription reads:
SIGILLUM MILITUM XPISTI
(Seal of the Knights of Christ)




Middle of the 12th century.
Held by the Centre Historique des Archives Nationales, Paris, France.



Templars in Armies and Enemies of the Crusades 1096-1291 by Ian Heath, based on this seal
See also Fresco of a Templar knight at Cressac
Other 12th Century Illustrations of Costume & Soldiers