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Anonymous (eleventh/twelfth century)

 
 

Obverse

The Virgin orans. Sigla on either side: ̣ – ΘΥ : Μ(ήτη)ρ Θ(εο)ῦ. Border of dots. 

Reverse

St Nicholas blessing with his right hand and holding a gospel book with his left. Inscription in two columns: |ΝΙ|Κ̣|ΟΛ|ΑΟ|Σ : ὁ ἅ(γιος) Νικόλαος. Border of dots.

Obverse

The Virgin orans. Sigla on either side: ̣ – ΘΥ : Μ(ήτη)ρ Θ(εο)ῦ. Border of dots. 

Reverse

St Nicholas blessing with his right hand and holding a gospel book with his left. Inscription in two columns: |ΝΙ|Κ̣|ΟΛ|ΑΟ|Σ : ὁ ἅ(γιος) Νικόλαος. Border of dots.

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.3386
Diameter 21.0 mm; field: 16.0 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 7, 5.52. 

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