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John (eleventh century, second half)

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.3346
Diameter 23 mm
Condition Badly effaced and nearly illegible.
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden II, no. 1591.

Obverse

St. John the Baptist standing full length; details indistinct. Epigraphy barely visible on both sides: |ι̅|ο|δρ|ομ,: ὁ ἅ(γιος) Ἰω(άννης) ὁ Πρ(ό)δρομ(ος). Border of dots.

Reverse

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

ομ
νυμονπρ,
ρομεσον
λατρι,σκε
ποισ

ὁμώνυμον, Πρ(ό)δρομε, σὸν λάτρι(ν) σκέποις

Translation

ὁμώνυμον, Πρόδρομε, σὸν λάτριν σκέποις.

Forerunner, may you protect your servant of the same name.

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.3346
Diameter 23 mm
Condition Badly effaced and nearly illegible.
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden II, no. 1591.

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.3346
Diameter 23 mm
Condition Badly effaced and nearly illegible.
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden II, no. 1591.

Notes

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.3346
Diameter 23 mm
Condition Badly effaced and nearly illegible.
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden II, no. 1591.

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