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the principal seal of a government, symbolizing authority or sovereignty

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Inspired largely by the Great Seals of both Queen Victoria and Queen Elizabeth II, the enthroned effigy of The Queen is a very important image, conveying a deeply meaningful sense of stability.
Commenting on his design, Ian Rank-Broadley said: "I did look at the Great Seals of various monarchs and wanted to give a new dimension to that image, to produce something that will have a special significance for the nation and possibly worldwide.
Great seals are frequent visitors, and can be seen on the rocks at the far end of the peninsula.
The sovereign's titles appear on the Great Seals of the realm, deputed seals, currencies, and medals.
Letters patent to Sir William Alexander in 1621 have a Great Seal of Scotland with the Royal titles in abbreviated Latin:
The omission of the title "Defender of the Faith" is probably due to the fact that James was issuing the document under the Great Seal of Scotland, not of England.
Duvillaun Island, just off the southern tip of the Mullet Peninsula in Co Mayo, is uninhabited save for a thriving colony of great seals.