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Anonymous (tenth/eleventh century)

 
 

Obverse

Bust of the Virgin; details indistinct. Sigla: ̅Θ̣̅. : Μή(τη)ρ Θ(εο)[ῦ]. Indeterminate border.

Reverse

Patriarchal cross on three steps; an X adorns the lower cross bar; each arm terminates in a pellet; tendrils spring from the base; sigla flank the upper cross arm. Sigla: Ι̣̅ΣΧ̣̅Σ : Ἰ(ησοῦ)ς Χ(ριστό)ς. Border of dots.

Obverse

Bust of the Virgin; details indistinct. Sigla: ̅Θ̣̅. : Μή(τη)ρ Θ(εο)[ῦ]. Indeterminate border.

Reverse

Patriarchal cross on three steps; an X adorns the lower cross bar; each arm terminates in a pellet; tendrils spring from the base; sigla flank the upper cross arm. Sigla: Ι̣̅ΣΧ̣̅Σ : Ἰ(ησοῦ)ς Χ(ριστό)ς. Border of dots.

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.3418
Diameter 24.0 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 7, no. 3.2.

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