A real live mystery, even if it's probably only a fender-bender auto case.
For the protection of the impression, in the 12th and 13th centuries, when it was an ordinary custom to impress the seals on thick cakes of wax, the surrounding margin rising well above the field usually formed a suitable fender; at other times, as in the 14th and 15th centuries, a so-called wreath,1 or twisted shred of parchment, or plaited grass or reed, was imbedded in the wax round the impression.
Someone near her gasped, and Deidre glanced up, expecting to see a fender bender or similar issue in the street.
And the queen dowager, may be climbed by way of Fender Burn, a left-hand tributary of the Tilt.
The falls of Fender, near the old bridge of Tilt, are eclipsed by the falls of Bruar, 4 m.