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Anonymous (eleventh century, first half)

 
 

Obverse

Half-length portrait of the Virgin holding the medallion of Christ before her. Sigla: ̅–ΘΥ : Μή(τη)ρ Θ(έο)υ. Border of dots.

Reverse

Half-length portrait of St John the Theologian, blessing with his right hand and holding a gospel book with his left. Inscription in two columns: |Ι|ΟΘ|ΟΛ|Ο|Γ|Ο,  : ὁ ἅ(γιος) Ἰω(άννης) ὁ Θεολόγο(ς). Border of dots.

Obverse

Half-length portrait of the Virgin holding the medallion of Christ before her. Sigla: ̅–ΘΥ : Μή(τη)ρ Θ(έο)υ. Border of dots.

Reverse

Half-length portrait of St John the Theologian, blessing with his right hand and holding a gospel book with his left. Inscription in two columns: |Ι|ΟΘ|ΟΛ|Ο|Γ|Ο,  : ὁ ἅ(γιος) Ἰω(άννης) ὁ Θεολόγο(ς). Border of dots.

Accession number BZS.1947.2.1791
Diameter 26.0 mm; field: 17.0 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 7, no. 9.4.