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Michael bishop of Nyssa (eleventh/twelfth century)

Accession number BZS.1958.106.269
Diameter 23 mm
Field diameter 20 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 4, no. 82.2.

Obverse

Bust of St. Michael holding a scepter in his right hand. Inscription: ΑΡΜΙ : Ἀρχ(άγγελος) Μιχ(αήλ).

Reverse

Inscription of four lines. Border of dots.

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Μισφρα
γισματοΥ
νησασεπι
σ..π

Μιχ(αὴλ) σφράγισμα τοῦ Νήσας ἐπισ[κό]που

Translation

Μιχαὴλ σφράγισμα τοῦ Νήσας ἐπισκόπου.

The seal of Michael, bishop of Nyssa.

Commentary

An unsuccessful attempt at a dodecasyllabic verse.

Accession number BZS.1958.106.269
Diameter 23 mm
Field diameter 20 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 4, no. 82.2.

Notes

Accession number BZS.1958.106.269
Diameter 23 mm
Field diameter 20 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 4, no. 82.2.

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