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Michael Perdikas, vestes (eleventh century, second half)

Accession number BZS.1958.106.1489
Diameter 22 mm
Field diameter 19 mm
Previous Editions

Jordanov, Corpus II, no. 566. See also Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 617.

Obverse

Bust of the Mother of God orans, the medallion of Christ before her. On either side, the sigla: μ̅θ̅: Μ(ήτηρ) Θ(εοῦ). Border of dots.

Reverse

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


εσποι
νασκεπ,
μιεστι
τπε̣ρ̣
ικη

Δέσποινα, σκέπ(οις) Μιχ(αὴλ) βέστι τῷ Περδίκῃ

Translation

Δέσποινα, σκέποις Μιχαὴλ βέστι τῷ Περδίκῃ.

Lady, may you protect the vestes Michael Perdikas.

Accession number BZS.1958.106.1489
Diameter 22 mm
Field diameter 19 mm
Previous Editions

Jordanov, Corpus II, no. 566. See also Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 617.

Accession number BZS.1958.106.1489
Diameter 22 mm
Field diameter 19 mm
Previous Editions

Jordanov, Corpus II, no. 566. See also Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 617.

Notes

Accession number BZS.1958.106.1489
Diameter 22 mm
Field diameter 19 mm
Previous Editions

Jordanov, Corpus II, no. 566. See also Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 617.