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Anonymous (eleventh century)

 
 

Obverse

Bust of the Virgin with her hands raised before her. Sigla preserved at right: Θ̅Υ : [Μ(ήτη)ρ] Θ(εο)ῦ. Border of dots.

Reverse

Bust of St John the Baptist, holding a long cross-staff in his left hand. Inscription in two columns: ̣|.̅|̣ΡΟ..|.|. : ὁ ἅ(γιος) [Ἰ]ω(άννης) [ὁ] Πρό[δρομ(ος)]. Border of dots.

Obverse

Bust of the Virgin with her hands raised before her. Sigla preserved at right: Θ̅Υ : [Μ(ήτη)ρ] Θ(εο)ῦ. Border of dots.

Reverse

Bust of St John the Baptist, holding a long cross-staff in his left hand. Inscription in two columns: ̣|.̅|̣ΡΟ..|.|. : ὁ ἅ(γιος) [Ἰ]ω(άννης) [ὁ] Πρό[δρομ(ος)]. Border of dots.

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.3439
Diameter 23.0 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 7, no. 4.9.

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