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Aposaites vestes (eleventh century)

Accession number BZS.1955.1.3717
Diameter 21 mm
Field diameter 16 mm
Previous Editions

Seibt-Nesbitt, "Odd surnames," no. 12; cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden II, no. 2129.

Obverse

The Mother of God orans, standing on a dais. On either side, the sigla: ̅ΘΥΜ(ήτη)ρ Θ(εο)ῦ. Border of dots.

Reverse

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


ΣΚΕ
ΠΙΣΜΥΑ
ΓΑΠ,ΣΑ
ΙΤΗΕΣ
ΤΗ

Σκέπις μυ, ἁγνή, Ἁπ(ο)σαίτῃ βέστῃ

Translation

Σκέπoις μoi, ἁγνή, Ἁποσαίτῃ βέστῃ.

Holy one, may you watch over me, the vestes Aposaites.

Accession number BZS.1955.1.3717
Diameter 21 mm
Field diameter 16 mm
Previous Editions

Seibt-Nesbitt, "Odd surnames," no. 12; cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden II, no. 2129.

Accession number BZS.1955.1.3717
Diameter 21 mm
Field diameter 16 mm
Previous Editions

Seibt-Nesbitt, "Odd surnames," no. 12; cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden II, no. 2129.

Notes

Accession number BZS.1955.1.3717
Diameter 21 mm
Field diameter 16 mm
Previous Editions

Seibt-Nesbitt, "Odd surnames," no. 12; cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden II, no. 2129.

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