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Polyeuktos magistros (eleventh century, second half)

 
 

Obverse

Bust of the Mother of God holding the Child in her right arm. Details indistinct. No inscription visible. Border of dots.

Reverse

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

ΠΟΛΥ
ΕΥΚΤΟΑ
ΓΙΣΤΡΟΝ
ΑΓΝΗΜΕ
ΣΚΕΠ,

Πολύευκτον μάγιστρον, ἁγνή, με σκέπ(οις)

Obverse

Bust of the Mother of God holding the Child in her right arm. Details indistinct. No inscription visible. Border of dots.

Reverse

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

ΠΟΛΥ
ΕΥΚΤΟΑ
ΓΙΣΤΡΟΝ
ΑΓΝΗΜΕ
ΣΚΕΠ,

Πολύευκτον μάγιστρον, ἁγνή, με σκέπ(οις)

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.2327
Diameter 25.0 mm; field: 20.0 mm
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden II, no. 1809.

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

Translation

Πολύευκτον μάγιστρον, ἁγνή, με σκέποις.

Holy One, may you protect me, the magistros Polyeuktos.