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Polyeuktos magistros (eleventh century, second half)

 
 

Obverse

Bust of the Mother of God holding the Child in her right arm. Inscription at right: Μ̅|Θ̅: Μ(ήτηρ) Θ(εοῦ). Border of dots.

Reverse

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

ΠΟΛΥ
ΕΥΚΤΟΑ
ΓΙΣΤΡ..
ΑΓΝΗΜ̣.
ΣΚΕΠ,

Πολύευκτον μάγιστρ[ον], ἁγνή, μ[ε] σκέπ(οις)

Obverse

Bust of the Mother of God holding the Child in her right arm. Inscription at right: Μ̅|Θ̅: Μ(ήτηρ) Θ(εοῦ). Border of dots.

Reverse

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

ΠΟΛΥ
ΕΥΚΤΟΑ
ΓΙΣΤΡ..
ΑΓΝΗΜ̣.
ΣΚΕΠ,

Πολύευκτον μάγιστρ[ον], ἁγνή, μ[ε] σκέπ(οις)

Accession number BZS.1958.106.4682
Diameter 20.0 mm
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden II, no. 1809.

Translation

Πολύευκτον μάγιστρον, ἁγνή, με σκέποις.

Holy One, may you protect me, the magistros Polyeuktos.

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