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The diakonia of the Theotokos of the property of Verus (seventh/eighth century)

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.1982
Diameter 27 mm
Condition Token; no channel for suspension
Previous Editions

DO Seals 5, no. 34.1c.

Obverse

Bust of the Mother of God with Christ before her; at left and right, small crosses. Circular inscription, beginning at 12 o'clock, between a double border of dots.

οτοκου

[Ὑπεραγίας Θε]οτόκου

Reverse

Inscription of four lines, bottom line missing. Wreath border.

δι
κονισ
τονβι

Διακονίας τον Βί[ρου]

Translation

Ὑπεραγίας Θεοτόκου Διακονίας τον Βίρου

(Seal of) the diakonia of the most holy Theotokos of the property of Verus.

Commentary

This seal is edited jointly with its counterparts from the same boulloterion: BZS 1951.31.5.1368 and 1958.106.43 (see also the commentary to this entry).

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.1982
Diameter 27 mm
Condition Token; no channel for suspension
Previous Editions

DO Seals 5, no. 34.1c.

Notes

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.1982
Diameter 27 mm
Condition Token; no channel for suspension
Previous Editions

DO Seals 5, no. 34.1c.