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Leo Hikanatos (twelfth century, first half)

Accession number BZS.1958.106.4167
Diameter 26 mm
Condition Badly corroded. The reading has been confirmed with references to the better preserved parallels cited in this entry.
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 966b.

Obverse

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

Reverse

Inscription of four lines, a cross above and a decoration below. Border of dots.


ικντ
λ̣ε̣οντ̣
πρθεν.
σ̣κεπ̣ο..
  

Ἱκανᾶτ(ον) Λέοντα, παρθέν[ε], σκέπο[ις]

Translation

Ἱκανᾶτον Λέοντα, παρθένε, σκέποις.

Virgin, may you protect Leo Hikanatos.

Accession number BZS.1958.106.4167
Diameter 26 mm
Condition Badly corroded. The reading has been confirmed with references to the better preserved parallels cited in this entry.
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 966b.

Accession number BZS.1958.106.4167
Diameter 26 mm
Condition Badly corroded. The reading has been confirmed with references to the better preserved parallels cited in this entry.
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 966b.