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Anonymous (eleventh/twelfth century)

 
 

Obverse

Bust of the Mother of God orans, the medallion of Christ before her. Details indistinct. Sigla on either side: ̅ΘΥ̅: Μή(τη)ρ Θ(εο)ῦ. Border of dots.

Reverse

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

ΣΦΡΑ
Γ,ΕΙΜΙΤ̣Η̣Ν
ΓΡΑΦΓΝ,
ΣΗ̣Λ̣Ε̣
Π̣̣Ν̣

οὗ σφραγ(ίς) εἰμι τὴν γραφὴν γν(ώ)σῃ βλέπων

Obverse

Bust of the Mother of God orans, the medallion of Christ before her. Details indistinct. Sigla on either side: ̅ΘΥ̅: Μή(τη)ρ Θ(εο)ῦ. Border of dots.

Reverse

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

ΣΦΡΑ
Γ,ΕΙΜΙΤ̣Η̣Ν
ΓΡΑΦΓΝ,
ΣΗ̣Λ̣Ε̣
Π̣̣Ν̣

οὗ σφραγ(ίς) εἰμι τὴν γραφὴν γν(ώ)σῃ βλέπων

Accession number BZS.1958.106.3092
Diameter 20.0 mm
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden II, no. 1711β.

Translation

οὗ σφραγίς εἰμι τὴν γραφὴν γνώσῃ βλέπων.

Know whose seal I am by looking at the letter.

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