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Anonymous (eleventh/twelfth century)

Accession number BZS.1947.2.1881
Diameter 18 mm
Field diameter 14 mm
Condition Punctured for use as a pendant.
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden II, no. 1735.

Obverse

Inscription of three lines begining with a cross. Border of dots.

ΟΥ
ΤΙΝΟΣ
ΕΙΜΙ

οὗτινός εἰμι

Reverse

Inscription of three lines. Border of dots.

ΗΓΡΑ
ΦΗΗΛ
ΣΕΙ

ἡ γραφὴ δηλώσει

Translation

οὗτινός εἰμι ἡ γραφὴ δηλώσει.

Whose (seal) I am, the letter will show (you).

Commentary

The inscription is metrical but lacks one syllable; it is likely that σοι was omitted somehow and should be restored to make a full dodecasyllable.

Accession number BZS.1947.2.1881
Diameter 18 mm
Field diameter 14 mm
Condition Punctured for use as a pendant.
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden II, no. 1735.