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John (Komnenos?) (eleventh/twelfth century)

Accession number BZS.1955.1.3971
Diameter 27 mm
Condition Half of seal.
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden II, no. 2077a (who reads the family name as Kopsenos).

Obverse

Standing figure of a military saint, likely St. George. Nimbus, spear visible in right hand. At left side, in column: ΟΓΙΟΣ: Ὀ ἅγιος. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription in five lines. Border of dots.

ΟΙΣ
ΡΤΥΣ
ΝΟΝ
ΑΝ
Ν

Σκέποις μεμάρτυς Κομνηνὸν Ἰωάννην.

Translation

Martyr, protect me, John Komnenos.

Accession number BZS.1955.1.3971
Diameter 27 mm
Condition Half of seal.
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden II, no. 2077a (who reads the family name as Kopsenos).