You are here:Home/Resources/ Byzantine Seals/ Search the Catalogue/ Anonymous (eleventh century, second half)

Anonymous (eleventh century, second half)

Accession number BZS.1955.1.3553
Diameter 18 mm
Field diameter 14 mm
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden II, no. 1771v.

Obverse

Bust of St George holding a spear and shield. Sigla on either side: |Γ|Ε|Ρ,: ὁ ἅ(γιος) Γεώρ(γιος). Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of five lines. Border of dots.

ΣΡΑ
ΓΙΣΕΙΙ
ΤΗΝΓΡΑ̣
ΗΝΓΝ
ΣΙΛΕΠ

οὗ σφραγίς εἰμι τὴν γραφὴν γνώσι βλέπω(ν)

Translation

οὗ σφραγίς εἰμι τὴν γραφὴν γνώσι βλέπων.

Know whose seal I am by looking at the letter.

Accession number BZS.1955.1.3553
Diameter 18 mm
Field diameter 14 mm
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden II, no. 1771v.