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Anonymous (eleventh century)

 
 

Obverse

Standing figure of St. Nicholas holding book in left hand, holding right hand out in blessing. Inscription in two columns; only the column at right is visible: Ν|Ι|ΚΟ|ΛΑ|Ο|ΣὉ ἅγιος Νικόλαος. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of four lines. Border of dots.

ΣΦΡ
ΙΣΕΙΜ.
ΤΗΝΓΡΑ..
ΛΕΠ
....

Οὗ σφραγίς εἰμι τὴν γραφὴν βλέπων νόει

Obverse

Standing figure of St. Nicholas holding book in left hand, holding right hand out in blessing. Inscription in two columns; only the column at right is visible: Ν|Ι|ΚΟ|ΛΑ|Ο|ΣὉ ἅγιος Νικόλαος. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of four lines. Border of dots.

ΣΦΡ
ΙΣΕΙΜ.
ΤΗΝΓΡΑ..
ΛΕΠ
....

Οὗ σφραγίς εἰμι τὴν γραφὴν βλέπων νόει

Accession number BZS.1955.1.3538
Diameter 28.0 mm

Translation

Οὗ σφραγίς εἰμι τὴν γραφὴν βλέπων νόει.

Know whose seal I am by looking at the letter.