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Anonymous (eleventh century)

 
 

Obverse

Inscription of four lines beginning with a cross. Border of dots.


ΣΦΡΑ
ΓΙΣΕΙ
ΜΙΤ

οὗ σφραγίς εἰμι τὴν

Reverse

Inscription of four lines, a decoration above. Border of dots.

  
ΓΡΑ
.ΛΕ
.ΝΝΟ
ΕΙ

γρα[φ]ὴν βλέ[π]ων νόει

Obverse

Inscription of four lines beginning with a cross. Border of dots.


ΣΦΡΑ
ΓΙΣΕΙ
ΜΙΤ

οὗ σφραγίς εἰμι τὴν

Reverse

Inscription of four lines, a decoration above. Border of dots.

  
ΓΡΑ
.ΛΕ
.ΝΝΟ
ΕΙ

γρα[φ]ὴν βλέ[π]ων νόει

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.2007
Diameter 20.0 mm; field: 11.0 mm
Previous Editions

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

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

Translation

οὗ σφραγίς εἰμι τὴν γραφὴν βλέπων νόει.

Know whose seal I am by looking at the letter.