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Anonymous (twelfth century, second half)

 
 

Obverse

The Virgin orans. Sigla: Μ̅Θ̅ : Μ(ήτηρ) Θ(εοῦ). Border of dots. 

Reverse

St Nicholas, blessing with his right hand and holding a gospel book with his left. Inscription in two columns: |Ν|ΙΚ|Λ|Α|Ο̣ : ὁ ἅ(γιος) Νικ(ό)λαο(ς). Border of dots.

Obverse

The Virgin orans. Sigla: Μ̅Θ̅ : Μ(ήτηρ) Θ(εοῦ). Border of dots. 

Reverse

St Nicholas, blessing with his right hand and holding a gospel book with his left. Inscription in two columns: |Ν|ΙΚ|Λ|Α|Ο̣ : ὁ ἅ(γιος) Νικ(ό)λαο(ς). Border of dots.

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.3388
Diameter 20.0 mm; field: 14.0 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 7, 5.83. 

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