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Anonymous (twelfth century, first half)

 
 

Obverse

The Virgin orans with a medallion of Christ before her. Sigla: ̣̅ΘΥ : Μ(ήτη)ρ Θ(εο)ῦ. Border of dots.

Reverse

The Archangel Michael wearing the imperial loros and holding a scepter with trefoil tip in his right hand and a globus cruciger in his left. Sigla: Χ|ΑΧ|Μ : Ἀ(ρ)χ(άγγελος) Μ(ι)χ(αὴλ). Border of dots,

Obverse

The Virgin orans with a medallion of Christ before her. Sigla: ̣̅ΘΥ : Μ(ήτη)ρ Θ(εο)ῦ. Border of dots.

Reverse

The Archangel Michael wearing the imperial loros and holding a scepter with trefoil tip in his right hand and a globus cruciger in his left. Sigla: Χ|ΑΧ|Μ : Ἀ(ρ)χ(άγγελος) Μ(ι)χ(αὴλ). Border of dots,

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.3425
Diameter 22.0 mm; field: 17.0 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 7, no. 10.76.

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