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Anonymous (tenth century, second half)

 
 

Obverse

St Demetrios in military costume holding a lance in his right hand and a shield in his left. Inscription in two columns: ||Η|ΙΤ|ΡΙ|Ο, : ὁ ἅ(γιος) Δημίτριο(ς). Border of dots.

Reverse

Patriarchal cross on three steps, each arm ending with a pellet, tendrils spring from the base. Border of dots.

Obverse

St Demetrios in military costume holding a lance in his right hand and a shield in his left. Inscription in two columns: ||Η|ΙΤ|ΡΙ|Ο, : ὁ ἅ(γιος) Δημίτριο(ς). Border of dots.

Reverse

Patriarchal cross on three steps, each arm ending with a pellet, tendrils spring from the base. Border of dots.

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.3414
Diameter 30.0 mm; field: 19.0 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 7, no. 16.2.

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