Origin of sphragistics; from Late Greek sphragistikos, of seals ; from Classical Greek sphragis, a seal
noun(used with a sing. verb)
Origin of sphragisticsFrench sphragistique, from Late Greek sphragistikos, of seals, from Greek sphragistos, stamped, sealed, from sphragis, seal.
The synonym sigillography is more commonly used.
From Ancient Greek ÏƒÏ†ÏÎ±Î³Î¯Ï‚ (sphragis, “seal").