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Anonymous (thirteenth century, second half)

 
 

Obverse

The Mother of God orans. Sigla: ̅Θ. : Μ(ήτη)ρ Θ(εο)[ῦ]. Border of dots.

Reverse

Bust of St Nicholas, blessing with his right hand and holding a gospel book in his left. Inscription in two columns: |Ν̣Ι̣|Κ̣|Ο̣Λ|Α|Ο|Σ : ὁ ἅ(γιος) Νικόλαος. Border of dots.

Obverse

The Mother of God orans. Sigla: ̅Θ. : Μ(ήτη)ρ Θ(εο)[ῦ]. Border of dots.

Reverse

Bust of St Nicholas, blessing with his right hand and holding a gospel book in his left. Inscription in two columns: |Ν̣Ι̣|Κ̣|Ο̣Λ|Α|Ο|Σ : ὁ ἅ(γιος) Νικόλαος. Border of dots.

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.3365
Diameter 17.0 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 7, 5.97.

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