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Anonymous (twelfth century, first half)

 
 

Obverse

The Virgin orans with a medallion of Christ before her. Sigla: ̅ΘΥ : Μή(τη)ρ Θ(εο)ῦ. Border of dots.

Reverse

St Demetrios in military costume, holding a lance in his right hand and a shield in his left. Inscription in two columns: |ΔΗ̣|.Τ|ΡΙ|Ο : ὁ ἅ(γιος) Δημ[ή]τριο(ς). Border of dots.

Obverse

The Virgin orans with a medallion of Christ before her. Sigla: ̅ΘΥ : Μή(τη)ρ Θ(εο)ῦ. Border of dots.

Reverse

St Demetrios in military costume, holding a lance in his right hand and a shield in his left. Inscription in two columns: |ΔΗ̣|.Τ|ΡΙ|Ο : ὁ ἅ(γιος) Δημ[ή]τριο(ς). Border of dots.

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.3454
Diameter 24.0 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 7, no. 10.99.

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