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Gregory Antiochos (twelfth century, second half)

 
 

Obverse

Inscription of five lines. Border of dots.

γορι
ρσ
ρμμ
̣
νφε

[Γρη]γορί[ου σφ]ράγισ[μα γ]ραμμά[τ]ων φέ[ρ]ω

Reverse

Inscription of five lines. Border of dots.

Ρ
ζησ
εντο̣
τιοχ̣
τρο

ῥ[ί]ζης [φυ]έντο[ς Ἀν]τιόχω[ν μη]τρό[θεν]

Obverse

Inscription of five lines. Border of dots.

γορι
ρσ
ρμμ
̣
νφε

[Γρη]γορί[ου σφ]ράγισ[μα γ]ραμμά[τ]ων φέ[ρ]ω

Reverse

Inscription of five lines. Border of dots.

Ρ
ζησ
εντο̣
τιοχ̣
τρο

ῥ[ί]ζης [φυ]έντο[ς Ἀν]τιόχω[ν μη]τρό[θεν]

Accession number BZS.1958.106.2578
Diameter 26.0 mm
Previous Editions

See Wassiliou-Seibt's entry in Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 589 for references to earlier (and incorrect) editions of this seal and its better preserved parallel (BZS 1951.31.5.2228).

Translation

Γρηγορίου σφράγισμα γραμμάτων φέρω ῥίζης φυέντος Ἀντιόχων μητρόθεν.

Seal of the writings of Gregory who is derived from the Antiochoi on his mother's side.

Commentary

The reading of this seal has been restored with reference to the parallel specimen edited under BZS 1951.31.5.2228.