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Niketas proedros (=bishop) of Makre (twelfth century)

Accession number BZS.1955.1.5022
Diameter 21 mm
Condition Corroded.
Previous Editions

DO Seals 1, no. 56.2c.
Laurent, Corpus V/3, no. 1772, where the seal is incorrectly attributed to a metropolitan of Rhodes.

Obverse

The Virgin seated on a high-backed throne, holding medallion of Christ before her. Sigla: ΜΡ̅Θ̅Υ : Μήτηρ Θεοῦ. Border of dots.

Reverse

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

ΣΦΡΑΓΙ.
ΝΙΚΗΤΑΤ
ΠΡΟΕΔΡΟΥ
ΤΗΣΜΑ
ΚΡΗΣ

Σφραγὶς Νικήτα τοῦ προέδρου τῆς Μάκρης

Translation

Σφραγὶς Νικήτα τοῦ προέδρου τῆς Μάκρης.

Seal of Niketas, bishop of Makre.

Commentary

See the commentary to BZS 1955.1.5021.

Accession number BZS.1955.1.5022
Diameter 21 mm
Condition Corroded.
Previous Editions

DO Seals 1, no. 56.2c.
Laurent, Corpus V/3, no. 1772, where the seal is incorrectly attributed to a metropolitan of Rhodes.

Notes

Accession number BZS.1955.1.5022
Diameter 21 mm
Condition Corroded.
Previous Editions

DO Seals 1, no. 56.2c.
Laurent, Corpus V/3, no. 1772, where the seal is incorrectly attributed to a metropolitan of Rhodes.