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Aposaites vestes (eleventh century)

Accession number BZS 1947.2.1911
Diameter 12 mm
Field diameter 11 mm
Previous Editions

Seibt-Nesbitt, "Odd surnames," no. 12; cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden II, no. 2129.

Obverse

The Mother of God orans, standing on a dais. On either side, the sigla: ̅ΘΥ̅ . Μ(ήτη)ρ Θ(εο)ῦ. Border of dots.

Reverse

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


ΣΚΕ
ΠΙΣΜΥΑ
ΓΑΠ,ΣΑ
ΙΤΗΕΣ
ΤΗ

Σκέπις μυ, ἅγνη, Ἀπ(ο)σαίτῃ βέστῃ.

Translation

Σκέποις μοι, ἅγνη, Ἀποσαίτῃ βέστῃ.

Holy one, watch over me, the vestes Aposaites.

Accession number BZS 1947.2.1911
Diameter 12 mm
Field diameter 11 mm
Previous Editions

Seibt-Nesbitt, "Odd surnames," no. 12; cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden II, no. 2129.

Accession number BZS 1947.2.1911
Diameter 12 mm
Field diameter 11 mm
Previous Editions

Seibt-Nesbitt, "Odd surnames," no. 12; cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden II, no. 2129.

Notes

Accession number BZS 1947.2.1911
Diameter 12 mm
Field diameter 11 mm
Previous Editions

Seibt-Nesbitt, "Odd surnames," no. 12; cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden II, no. 2129.

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