You are here:Home/Resources/ Byzantine Seals/ Search the Catalogue/ Anonymous (eleventh century)

Anonymous (eleventh century)

Accession number BZS.1958.106.1861
Diameter 33 mm
Field diameter 28 mm
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden II, no. 1708z.

Obverse

Scene of the Entry of the Most Holy Theotokos into the Temple (Presentation of the Virgin). Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription in six lines. Border of dots.

ΟΥ
ΣΦΡΑΓΙΣ
ΕΙΜΙΤΗΝ
ΓΡΑΦΗΝ
ΒΛΕΠΩΝ
ΝΟΕΙ

Οὕ σφραγίς εἰμι τὴν γραφὴν βλέπων νόει

Translation

Οὕ σφραγίς εἰμι τὴν γραφὴν βλέπων νόει.

Find out whose seal I am by looking at the letter.

Commentary

Dodecasyllable.

Accession number BZS.1958.106.1861
Diameter 33 mm
Field diameter 28 mm
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden II, no. 1708z.