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

Anonymous (eleventh century, second half)

 
 

Obverse

St. Michael standing, wings outspread, holding the sceptre and globus. Sigla visible at right: Χ: [Μ(ι)]χ(αήλ). Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of five lines beginning with a cross. Border of dots.

ΣΦΡΑ
ΓΙΣΗΜΗ̣
ΤΗΝΓΡΑ̣
ΦΗ,ΛΕ
.ΝΝΟ.

οὗ σφραγίς ἠμη τὴν γραφὴ(ν) βλέ[π]ων νό[η]

Obverse

St. Michael standing, wings outspread, holding the sceptre and globus. Sigla visible at right: Χ: [Μ(ι)]χ(αήλ). Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of five lines beginning with a cross. Border of dots.

ΣΦΡΑ
ΓΙΣΗΜΗ̣
ΤΗΝΓΡΑ̣
ΦΗ,ΛΕ
.ΝΝΟ.

οὗ σφραγίς ἠμη τὴν γραφὴ(ν) βλέ[π]ων νό[η]

Accession number BZS.1958.106.2599
Diameter 21.0 mm
Previous Editions

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

Translation

οὗ σφραγίς ἠμη τὴν γραφὴν βλέπων νόη.

Know whose seal I am by looking at the letter.

Commentary