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Anonymous (twelfth century, second half)

 
 

Obverse

Τhe Virgin orans with a medallion of Christ before her. Sigla: ̅Θ̅ : Μ(ήτηρ) Θ(εοῦ). Border of dots.

Reverse

St Gregory the Theologian blessing with his right hand and holding a gospel book in his left. Inscription in two columns: .|Α̣Γ̣|Ι̣|Ο̣Σ̣Γ̣|Ρ̣Ι|ΓΟ|Ρ̣Ι, : [ὁ] ἅγιος Γριγόρι(ος). Border of dots.

Obverse

Τhe Virgin orans with a medallion of Christ before her. Sigla: ̅Θ̅ : Μ(ήτηρ) Θ(εοῦ). Border of dots.

Reverse

St Gregory the Theologian blessing with his right hand and holding a gospel book in his left. Inscription in two columns: .|Α̣Γ̣|Ι̣|Ο̣Σ̣Γ̣|Ρ̣Ι|ΓΟ|Ρ̣Ι, : [ὁ] ἅγιος Γριγόρι(ος). Border of dots.

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.3375
Diameter 21.0 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 7, no. 114.

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