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Anonymous (twelfth century, second half)

 
 

Obverse

The Virgin orans. Sigla: ̅ΘΥ : Μ(ήτη)ρ Θ(εο)ῦ. Border of dots.

Reverse

St Nicholas, blessing with his right hand and holding a gospel book in his left. Inscription in two lines: ̣|Ν̣.|ΚΟΛ|Α|ΟΣ: ὁ ἅ(γιος) Ν[ι]κόλαος. Border of dots.

Obverse

The Virgin orans. Sigla: ̅ΘΥ : Μ(ήτη)ρ Θ(εο)ῦ. Border of dots.

Reverse

St Nicholas, blessing with his right hand and holding a gospel book in his left. Inscription in two lines: ̣|Ν̣.|ΚΟΛ|Α|ΟΣ: ὁ ἅ(γιος) Ν[ι]κόλαος. Border of dots.

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.3391
Diameter 19.0 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals, 5.79. 

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