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Nicholas Frangopoulos (twelfth century, second half)

Accession number BZS.1958.106.2862
Diameter 23 mm
Condition Cracked along the channel.
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden II, no. 1524.

Obverse

Figure of a standing saint, perhaps St. Demetrios. Details and epigraphy unclear. Border of dots.

Reverse

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

νικολ
ργγοπ
λονμρτ
σκεπ

Νικόλαον Φραγγόπουλον, μάρτυς, σκέποις

Translation

Νικόλαον Φραγγόπουλον, μάρτυς, σκέποις.

Martyr, may you watch over Nicholas Frangopoulos.

Commentary

The inscription appears to be an attempt at a metrical verse, but it is very irregular in having one hemistich of eight syllables and another of four.

Accession number BZS.1958.106.2862
Diameter 23 mm
Condition Cracked along the channel.
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden II, no. 1524.

Accession number BZS.1958.106.2862
Diameter 23 mm
Condition Cracked along the channel.
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden II, no. 1524.

Notes

Accession number BZS.1958.106.2862
Diameter 23 mm
Condition Cracked along the channel.
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden II, no. 1524.

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