John bishop of Kaloe (eleventh century)
- Accession Number:
DO Seals 3, no. 19.1.
Laurent, Corpus V/1, no. 280.
- 25 mm
- Broken in two.
Bust of the Virgin holding Christ in her left arm, who in turn holds a scroll in his left hand. On either side the inscription: ̅-θ̅υ : Μ(ήτη)ρ Θ(εο)ῦ. Border of dots.
Θεοτόκε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ Ἰωάννῃ ἐπισκόπο Καλόης.
Mother of God, help your servant John, bishop of Kaloe.