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Anonymous (eleventh/twelfth century)

 
 

Obverse

Bust of St. Nicholas holding the book and offering a blessing. Sigla visible at right: Λ|ΑΟ|Σ: [ὁ ἅ(γιος) Νικό]λαος. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of five lines, a cross of dots above. Border of dots.


ΣΦΡΑ
ΓΙΣΕΙΜΙ
ΤΗΝΓΡΑ
ΦΗΛΕΠ.
ΝΝΟΕΙ

οὗ σφραγίς εἰμι τὴν γραφὴ(ν) βλέπ[ω]ν νόει

Obverse

Bust of St. Nicholas holding the book and offering a blessing. Sigla visible at right: Λ|ΑΟ|Σ: [ὁ ἅ(γιος) Νικό]λαος. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of five lines, a cross of dots above. Border of dots.


ΣΦΡΑ
ΓΙΣΕΙΜΙ
ΤΗΝΓΡΑ
ΦΗΛΕΠ.
ΝΝΟΕΙ

οὗ σφραγίς εἰμι τὴν γραφὴ(ν) βλέπ[ω]ν νόει

Accession number BZS.1958.106.5277
Diameter 16.0 mm
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden II, no. 1708o.

Translation

οὗ σφραγίς εἰμι τὴν γραφὴν βλέπων νόει.

Know whose seal I am by looking at the letter.

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