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Knights Templar Crusades Printers Block

14 x 22 pica ( 2 5/16 x 3 5/8 inches )

Decorative Knights Templar cut with a knight on his knees. Around the outside frame is the text: non nobis domine non nobis, sed nomini tuo da gloriam. Non Nobis is actually a short Latin Hymn used as a prayer for the Thanksgiving Holiday. The English translation is: Not to us, not to us, o Lord, But to your name give glory. It is often linked to the Knights Templar during the crusades beginning in the 11th century. Around the center emblem is the text: In Hoc Signo Vinces, loosely meaning with this as your standard you shall have victory. White metal face mounted on hardwood printers block.

Foundry Marking: None