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Anonymous (eleventh/twelfth century)

Accession number BZS.1947.2.1886
Diameter 25 mm
Field diameter 23 mm
Condition Corroded.
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden II, no. 1558b.

Obverse

Bust of St. John the Baptist holding a staff cross over his left shoulder. Traces of epigraphy: |ι̅|οπ|ρ : ὁ ἅ(γιος) Ἰω(άννης) ὁ Πρ[όδ(ρομος)]. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of five lines. Border of dots.

ολυχ
Ν̣οσΦτ,
Φ̣οτηζε
Σ̣Ο̣Ν̣υκε
την

ὁ λύχνος φωτὸς φότηζε σὸν ὐκέτην

Translation

ὁ λύχνος φωτὸς φότηζε σὸν ὐκέτην.

The lamp of the Light to come, shine on your servant.

Commentary

Note the homophonic error in ὐκέτην for οἰκέτην.

Accession number BZS.1947.2.1886
Diameter 25 mm
Field diameter 23 mm
Condition Corroded.
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden II, no. 1558b.

Accession number BZS.1947.2.1886
Diameter 25 mm
Field diameter 23 mm
Condition Corroded.
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden II, no. 1558b.

Notes

Accession number BZS.1947.2.1886
Diameter 25 mm
Field diameter 23 mm
Condition Corroded.
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden II, no. 1558b.