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Alexios Komnenos Angelos, sebastokrator (1185-1195)

Accession number BZS.1955.1.3806
Diameter 35 mm
Previous Editions

Zacos-Veglery, no. 2745. Cf. Oikonomides, Dated Seals, no. 124, and Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 81 (who edit the better preserved parallel specimen noted below).

Obverse

St. George mounted on a horse. On either side, the inscription: |γεργιοσ : ὁ ἅγιος Γεώργιος. Linear border.

Reverse

Inscription of six lines (featuring many ligatures), a cross above. Linear border.


αλεΞιου
σραγισμα
κολα
σeaokρa
τορντοσαγ
γελνυμ

Ἀλεξίου σφράγισμα Κομνηνῶν κλάδου σεβαστοκρατοροῦντος Ἀγγελωνύμου

Translation

Ἀλεξίου σφράγισμα Κομνηνῶν κλάδου σεβαστοκρατοροῦντος Ἀγγελωνύμου.

Seal of the sebastokrator Alexios, a descendant of the Komnenoi who goes by the name of Angelos.

Commentary

See the commentary to the parallel specimen.

Accession number BZS.1955.1.3806
Diameter 35 mm
Previous Editions

Zacos-Veglery, no. 2745. Cf. Oikonomides, Dated Seals, no. 124, and Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 81 (who edit the better preserved parallel specimen noted below).

Accession number BZS.1955.1.3806
Diameter 35 mm
Previous Editions

Zacos-Veglery, no. 2745. Cf. Oikonomides, Dated Seals, no. 124, and Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 81 (who edit the better preserved parallel specimen noted below).

Notes

Accession number BZS.1955.1.3806
Diameter 35 mm
Previous Editions

Zacos-Veglery, no. 2745. Cf. Oikonomides, Dated Seals, no. 124, and Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 81 (who edit the better preserved parallel specimen noted below).