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Leo Hikanatos (twelfth century, first half)

Accession number BZS.1955.1.3876
Diameter 27 mm
Field diameter 24 mm
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 966a.

Obverse

Bust of the Mother of God orans, with the medallion of Christ before her. On either side: ̅θυ̅: Μή(τη)ρ Θ(εο)ῦ. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of four lines, a six-pointed star above. Border of dots.


ικν͂τον
λεο̅ντ
πρθενε
σκΈποισ

Ἱκανᾶτον Λέοντα, παρθένε, σκέποις

Translation

Ἱκανᾶτον Λέοντα, παρθένε, σκέποις.

Virgin, may you protect Leo Hikanatos.

Accession number BZS.1955.1.3876
Diameter 27 mm
Field diameter 24 mm
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 966a.

Accession number BZS.1955.1.3876
Diameter 27 mm
Field diameter 24 mm
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 966a.