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Pothos (eleventh century)

Accession number BZS.1955.1.3781
Diameter 18 mm

Obverse

Bust of St. Theodore holding a spear and shield. Inscription: |θ|εο|δ| : ὁ ἅ(γιος) Θεόδω(ρος). Border of dots.

Reverse

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


τηνσ
σφραγι,
μαρτυσ
εικονα
ποθ

τὴν σὴν σφραγίζ(ω), μάρτυς, εἰκόνα Πόθ(ος)

Translation

τὴν σὴν σφραγίζω, μάρτυς, εἰκόνα Πόθος.

I, Pothos, inscribe your image, martyr, on my seal.