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Anonymous (twelfth century, second half)

 
 

Obverse

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

Reverse

St Demetrios standing, holding a lance in his right hand and resting a shield on the ground with his left. Inscription in two columns: |Δ|Η|Τ|ΡΙ|ΟΣ : ὁ ἅ(γιος) Δημήτριος. Border of dots.

Obverse

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

Reverse

St Demetrios standing, holding a lance in his right hand and resting a shield on the ground with his left. Inscription in two columns: |Δ|Η|Τ|ΡΙ|ΟΣ : ὁ ἅ(γιος) Δημήτριος. Border of dots.

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.3457
Diameter 29.0 mm; field: 21.0 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 7, no. 10.126.

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