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Symeon vestes (eleventh century)

 
 

Obverse

Inscription of three lines. Indeterminate border.

γρ
Φσσφρ
γιζ


Γραφὰς σφραγίζω

Reverse

Inscription of three lines, a decoration above. Indeterminate border.


συμε
νεσ
του

Συμεὼν βέστου

Obverse

Inscription of three lines. Indeterminate border.

γρ
Φσσφρ
γιζ


Γραφὰς σφραγίζω

Reverse

Inscription of three lines, a decoration above. Indeterminate border.


συμε
νεσ
του

Συμεὼν βέστου

Accession number BZS.1958.106.3524
Diameter 21.0 mm
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 485.

Translation

Γραφὰς σφραγίζω Συμεὼν βέστου.

I seal the letters of Symeon vestes.

Commentary

The inscription consists of two five-syllable hemistichs and may thus represent a ten-syllable metrical verse.