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Anonymous (eleventh century)

 
 

Obverse

 Bust of the Virgin orans. Sigla: ̅ΘΥ̣̅ : Μ(ήτη)ρ Θ(εο)ῦ. Border of dots.

Reverse

Bust of St Panteleimon; hands indistinct. Inscription in two columns: |Π̣|..|.|.Λ,|Τ|Ο| : ὁ ἅ(γιος) Π[αντε]λεή{τ}μον. Border of dots.

 

Obverse

 Bust of the Virgin orans. Sigla: ̅ΘΥ̣̅ : Μ(ήτη)ρ Θ(εο)ῦ. Border of dots.

Reverse

Bust of St Panteleimon; hands indistinct. Inscription in two columns: |Π̣|..|.|.Λ,|Τ|Ο| : ὁ ἅ(γιος) Π[αντε]λεή{τ}μον. Border of dots.

 

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.3462
Diameter 24.0 mm; field: 18.0 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 7, 5.10.

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

Commentary

There is an extra T in the spelling of the Saint's name between Λ and Μ.