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John Aulenos (twelfth century)

Accession number BZS.1958.106.5722
Diameter 25 mm
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 165 (listing parallels and other editions).

Obverse

The Mother of God standing, holding the medallion before her (details indistinct). On either side, the sigla: ̅θυ̅ : Μή(τη)ρ Θ(εο)ῦ. Border of dots.

Reverse

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


υληνον
γμεσκε
ποισι̅
  

Αὐληνόν, ἁγνή, με σκέποις Ἰω(άννην)

Translation

Αὐληνόν, ἁγνή, με σκέποις Ἰωάννην.

Holy One, watch over me, John Aulenos.

Commentary

Note the unusual ligature of ΝΗΜ in the second line of reverse.

Accession number BZS.1958.106.5722
Diameter 25 mm
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 165 (listing parallels and other editions).

Accession number BZS.1958.106.5722
Diameter 25 mm
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 165 (listing parallels and other editions).

Notes

Accession number BZS.1958.106.5722
Diameter 25 mm
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 165 (listing parallels and other editions).

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