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John Angelos (twelfth century)

 
 

Obverse

St. Theodore standing, holding a spear and shield. On either side, epigraphy: θε|ο||ρ : [ὁ ἅ(γιος)] Θεόδωρ(ος). Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of four lines, top line missing. Border of dots.

α̣γγελον̣
αθλητα
σκεπε

[Ἰω(άννην)] Ἄγγελον, ἀθλητά, σκέπε

Obverse

St. Theodore standing, holding a spear and shield. On either side, epigraphy: θε|ο||ρ : [ὁ ἅ(γιος)] Θεόδωρ(ος). Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of four lines, top line missing. Border of dots.

α̣γγελον̣
αθλητα
σκεπε

[Ἰω(άννην)] Ἄγγελον, ἀθλητά, σκέπε

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.616
Diameter 19.0 mm
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 975.

Translation

Ἰωάννην Ἄγγελον, ἀθλητά, σκέπε.

Champion, protect John Angelos.

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