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George metropolitan of Myra (eleventh century)

Accession number BZS.1958.106.160
Diameter 22 mm
Field diameter 17 mm
Condition Partially effaced on the side.
Previous Editions

DO Seals 2, no. 72.3.
Laurent, Corpus V/1, no. 504.

Obverse

Bust of St. Nicholas blessing and holding the book. On either side the inscription: Ο|ΝΙκ|ο|λ: ὁ ἅγιος Νικόλαος. Within a border of dots, part of a circular inscription.

ΚΕ...ΘΕΙΤ.......

Κύριε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ

Reverse

Inscription of five lines, decorations above and below. Border of dots.


ΓΕΡΓ,
.ΛΕΘ̅Υ̅
.ΗΤΡΟΠ
.ΛΙΤ,ΜΥ
ΡΝ

Γεωργίῳ λέῳ Θεομητροπολίτ Μύρων

Translation

Κύριε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ Γεωργίῳ ἐλέῳ Θεοῦ μητροπολίτῇ Μύρων.

Lord, help your servant George by the mercy of God metropolitan of Myra.

Accession number BZS.1958.106.160
Diameter 22 mm
Field diameter 17 mm
Condition Partially effaced on the side.
Previous Editions

DO Seals 2, no. 72.3.
Laurent, Corpus V/1, no. 504.

Notes

Accession number BZS.1958.106.160
Diameter 22 mm
Field diameter 17 mm
Condition Partially effaced on the side.
Previous Editions

DO Seals 2, no. 72.3.
Laurent, Corpus V/1, no. 504.

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