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Anonymous (eleventh century, second half)

 
 

Obverse

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

Reverse

Bust of the Archangel Michael wearing the imperial loros, holding a scepter with trefoil tip in his right hand; his left hand is indistinct. Sigla: ΜΧ : 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

Bust of the Archangel Michael wearing the imperial loros, holding a scepter with trefoil tip in his right hand; his left hand is indistinct. Sigla: ΜΧ : Μ(ι)χ(αὴλ). Border of dots.

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.3430
Diameter 15.0 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 7, no. 10.8.

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