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John Sgouros (eleventh/twelfth century)

 
 

Obverse

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


γραφασ
σφραγι
σ̣ο̣ν̣

γραφὰς σφράγισον

Reverse

Inscription of three lines. Border of dots.

λογσ
ι̅τσ
γ̣ρ̣ˊ

(καὶ) λόγους Ἰω(άννου) τοῦ Σγουρ(οῦ)

Obverse

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


γραφασ
σφραγι
σ̣ο̣ν̣

γραφὰς σφράγισον

Reverse

Inscription of three lines. Border of dots.

λογσ
ι̅τσ
γ̣ρ̣ˊ

(καὶ) λόγους Ἰω(άννου) τοῦ Σγουρ(οῦ)

Accession number BZS.1958.106.1820
Diameter 16.0 mm
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 507.

Translation

γραφὰς σφράγισον καὶ λόγους Ἰωάννου τοῦ Σγουροῦ.

Seal the letters and words of John Sgouros.

Commentary

The absence of iconography makes it difficult to know which tutelary power the owner is addressing.