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Leo (eleventh century, second half)

 
 

Obverse

Inscription of four lines beginning with a cross. A cross of dots above and below. Border of dots.

  
λο
γουσ
φυλτ
τε
  

λόγους φύλαττε

Reverse

Inscription of three lines, a decoration above and below. Border of dots.

  
του
λεοντ,
λογε
  

τοῦ Λέοντ(ος) ὦ Λόγε

Obverse

Inscription of four lines beginning with a cross. A cross of dots above and below. Border of dots.

  
λο
γουσ
φυλτ
τε
  

λόγους φύλαττε

Reverse

Inscription of three lines, a decoration above and below. Border of dots.

  
του
λεοντ,
λογε
  

τοῦ Λέοντ(ος) ὦ Λόγε

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.33
Diameter 20.0 mm; field: 16.0 mm
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 1332.

Translation

λόγους φύλαττε τοῦ Λέοντος, ὦ Λόγε.

O Word of God, protect the words of Leo.

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