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Constantine (metropolitan) of Nikomedeia (eleventh century)

Accession number BZS.1955.1.4989
Diameter 20 mm
Field diameter 15 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 3, no. 83.5.
Laurent, Corpus V/3, no. 1709.

Obverse

The hand of God in a gesture of blessing. Above: ΧΡ̅. Below: ΚΥ̅: Χ(εὶ)ρ Κ(υρίο)υ. Border of dots. 

Reverse

Inscription of five lines. Border of dots.

+Κ̅Ν̅
ΜΕΝΙΚΟ
ΜΗΔΕΙ
ΑΣΣΚΕ
ΠΟΙΣ

Κωνσταντῖνόν με Νικομηδείας σκέποις

Translation

Κωνσταντῖνόν με Νικομηδείας σκέποις.

The hand of God. May you protect me, Constantine of Nikomedeia.

Commentary

Dodecasyllabic. Laurent has reasonably attributed this specimen to Constantine of Nikomedeia, present at a synod of 1094-1095.

Accession number BZS.1955.1.4989
Diameter 20 mm
Field diameter 15 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 3, no. 83.5.
Laurent, Corpus V/3, no. 1709.

Notes

Accession number BZS.1955.1.4989
Diameter 20 mm
Field diameter 15 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 3, no. 83.5.
Laurent, Corpus V/3, no. 1709.

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