You are here:Home/Resources/ Byzantine Seals/ Search the Catalogue/ Anonymous (eleventh/twelfth century)

Anonymous (eleventh/twelfth century)

Accession number BZS.1958.106.4784
Diameter 20 mm
Field diameter 11 mm
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden II, no. 1962.

Obverse

Bust of the Mother of God orans. Sigla on either side: ̅θυ̅: Μ(ήτη)ρ Θ(εο)ῦ. Border of dots.

Reverse

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

σκεπ,
γνημε
πειρτη
ρινι
ου

σκέπ(οις), ἁγνή, με πειρατηρίων βίου

Translation

σκέποις, ἁγνή, με πειρατηρίων βίου.

Holy One, may you protect me from the tribulations of life.

Accession number BZS.1958.106.4784
Diameter 20 mm
Field diameter 11 mm
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden II, no. 1962.

Accession number BZS.1958.106.4784
Diameter 20 mm
Field diameter 11 mm
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden II, no. 1962.