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Anonymous (twelfth century)

 
 

Obverse

Bust of St Luke; details indistinct. Inscription preserved at left: |λ| : ὁ ἅ(γιος) Λου[κᾶς]. Border of dots.

Reverse

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


σφρ
σειμι
γ̣ρφ,
νο

[οὗ] σφρα[γί]ς εἰμι [τὴν] γραφ(ὴν) [βλέπ(ων)] νό[ει]

Obverse

Bust of St Luke; details indistinct. Inscription preserved at left: |λ| : ὁ ἅ(γιος) Λου[κᾶς]. Border of dots.

Reverse

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


σφρ
σειμι
γ̣ρφ,
νο

[οὗ] σφρα[γί]ς εἰμι [τὴν] γραφ(ὴν) [βλέπ(ων)] νό[ει]

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.3088
Diameter 16.0 mm
Previous Editions

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

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.