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Anonymous (eleventh century, second half)

 
 

Obverse

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

Reverse

St Nicholas, blessing with his right hand and holding a gospel book in his left. Inscription in two columns: ||ΙΚ̣||Λ, : ὁ ἅ(γιος) Νικώλ(αος). Border of dots.

Obverse

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

Reverse

St Nicholas, blessing with his right hand and holding a gospel book in his left. Inscription in two columns: ||ΙΚ̣||Λ, : ὁ ἅ(γιος) Νικώλ(αος). Border of dots.

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.3384
Diameter 19.0 mm; field: 13.0 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 7, no. 10.21.

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