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Leo bishop of Sinope (eleventh century)

Accession number BZS.1958.106.367
Diameter 22 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 4, no. 31.3.

Obverse

Bust of St. Basil blessing with his right hand and holding a book in his left hand. Inscription in two columns: ο|..|σι-λ|ει|ο. : Ὁ (ἅγιος) [Βα]σίλειο[ς]. Traces of a circular inscription at the top. Border of dots.

ασιλειεR

[Ἅγιε Β]ασίλειε β[(οή)θ(ει)]

Reverse

Inscription of four lines, a decoration above. Border of dots.


λεν
.επισ..
..σιν
.η.

Λέων[τ(ι)] ἐπισ[κόπῳ] Σινώ[π]η[ς]

Translation

Ἅγιε Βὰσίλειε βοήθει Λέωντι ἐπισκόπῳ Σινώπης.

Saint Basil, help Leo, bishop of Sinope.

Accession number BZS.1958.106.367
Diameter 22 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 4, no. 31.3.

Notes

Accession number BZS.1958.106.367
Diameter 22 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 4, no. 31.3.

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