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Anonymous (eleventh century, second half)

Accession number BZS.1955.1.3501
Diameter 26 mm
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden II, no. 1726.

Obverse

Inscription of five lines, a decoration below. Border of dots.

ΟΥΠΕΡ
ΣΡΑΓΙ
ΖΤΑΣΓΡ
ΑΑΣΚΡΙΣ
ΛΟΓΟΥΣ
  

οὗπερ σφραγίζω τὰς γραφὰς, κρίσ(εις), λόγους

Reverse

Inscription of five lines, a decoration above. Border of dots.

  
ΕΙΚΝΥ
ΣΙΤ
ΟΠΡΟ
ΓΡΑΜΜΑ
ΚΑΙΓΝ
Θ,ΛΕΠ

δείκνυσι τὸ πρόγραμμα καὶ γνῶθ(ι) βλέπ(ων)

Translation

οὗπερ σφραγίζω τὰς γραφὰς, κρίσεις, λόγους, δείκνυσι τὸ πρόγραμμα καὶ γνῶθι βλέπων.

The document shows whose letters, decisions, and words I seal; find out when you look at it.

Commentary

The inscription suggests that the owner of the seal held some sort of legal office.

Accession number BZS.1955.1.3501
Diameter 26 mm
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden II, no. 1726.