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

Nicholas (twelfth century)

 
 

Obverse

Bust of Saint Nicholas. Inscription : Ο|ΝΙ|ΚΟΛ|Α|ΟΣ : ὁ (ἅγιος) Νικόλαος. Border of dots.

Reverse

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


ΓΡΑΦΑΣ
ΣΦΡΑΓΙ,
ΛΟΓΟΥΣ
ΝΙΚΟΛΑ
ΟΥ

γραφὰς σφραγίζ(ω) (καὶ) λόγους Νικολάου

Obverse

Bust of Saint Nicholas. Inscription : Ο|ΝΙ|ΚΟΛ|Α|ΟΣ : ὁ (ἅγιος) Νικόλαος. Border of dots.

Reverse

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


ΓΡΑΦΑΣ
ΣΦΡΑΓΙ,
ΛΟΓΟΥΣ
ΝΙΚΟΛΑ
ΟΥ

γραφὰς σφραγίζ(ω) (καὶ) λόγους Νικολάου

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.1454
Diameter 21.0 mm; field: 18.0 mm
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 400c.

Credit Line Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Bequest of Thomas Whittemore.

Translation

γραφὰς σφραγίζω καὶ λόγους Νικολάου.

I seal the letters and correspondence of Nicholas.