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Michael Sarantenos (eleventh century, second half)

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.2913
Diameter 24 mm
Condition The seal shows signs of being double struck.
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden II, no. 2617.

Obverse

The archangel Michael standing, holding the globus cruciger and the sceptre. No epigraphy visible. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of five lines (likely with a cross above). Border of dots.

ΣΡΑ̣Γ̣
ΜΙΧΑΗΛ
ΣΑΡΑΝΤΙ̣Ν̣
ΓΡΑΜΜ
ΑΤ.

σφραγ(ὶς) Μιχαὴλ Σαραντίνου γραμμάτω(ν)

Translation

σφραγὶς Μιχαὴλ Σαραντίνου γραμμάτων.

Seal of Michael Sarantenos' letters.

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.2913
Diameter 24 mm
Condition The seal shows signs of being double struck.
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden II, no. 2617.