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John (eleventh century, second half)

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.2079
Diameter 24 mm
Condition Smudged and corroded.
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 1011 (not listed, but the same specimen).

Obverse

The Mother of God standing with her hands upraised. Illegible traces of sigla on either side. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of five lines beginning with a cross. Border of dots.

ι̅φυ
λαττε̣
σονλα
τρινκο̣
ρ̣η̣

Ἰω(άννην) φύλαττε σὸν λάτριν, κόρη

Translation

Ἰωάννην φύλαττε σὸν λάτριν, κόρη.

Virgin, protect your servant John.

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.2079
Diameter 24 mm
Condition Smudged and corroded.
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 1011 (not listed, but the same specimen).