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Anonymous (eleventh/twelfth century)

 
 

Obverse

The Virgin orans with a medallion of Christ before her. Sigla: ̅Θ̅ : Μ(ήτηρ) Θ(εοῦ). Border of dots. 

Reverse

St Demetrios in military costume holding a lance in in his right hand and a shield in his left;  worn. Inscription in two columns: ||ΗΜ|ΗΤ̣|.ΙΟ|Σ : ὁ ἅ(γιος) Δημήτ[ρ]ιος. Border of dots.

 

Obverse

The Virgin orans with a medallion of Christ before her. Sigla: ̅Θ̅ : Μ(ήτηρ) Θ(εοῦ). Border of dots. 

Reverse

St Demetrios in military costume holding a lance in in his right hand and a shield in his left;  worn. Inscription in two columns: ||ΗΜ|ΗΤ̣|.ΙΟ|Σ : ὁ ἅ(γιος) Δημήτ[ρ]ιος. Border of dots.

 

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.3455
Diameter 23.0 mm; field: 16.0 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 7, no. 10.67.

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