Little bit of history in this beautiful artefact from our King John era . . . .

I am posting this courtesy of Leigh Griffiths of the Mortimer History Society. A┬ápapal bull is an official paper document issued by the pope or his office. The term derived from this fascinating device which was used to seal the formal bull.. The Bulla. (Latin, Bullire, to boil. A reference to the bubble like shape… Continue reading Little bit of history in this beautiful artefact from our King John era . . . .