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Anonymous (eleventh century, first half)

 
 

Obverse

Τhe Virgin holding a medallion of Christ. Sigla: ̣ΘΥ : Μή(τη)ρ 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: |.|.Κ̣|Ο̣|Λ̣Α̣|Ο|Σ : ὁ ἅ(γιος) [Νι]κόλαος. Border of dots.

Obverse

Τhe Virgin holding a medallion of Christ. Sigla: ̣ΘΥ : Μή(τη)ρ 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: |.|.Κ̣|Ο̣|Λ̣Α̣|Ο|Σ : ὁ ἅ(γιος) [Νι]κόλαος. Border of dots.

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.3392
Diameter 25.0 mm; field: 21.0 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 7, no. 9.5.

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