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Anonymous (eleventh/twelfth century)

 
 

Obverse

Half length of the Virgin orans. Sigla: ̅Θ̣Υ̅ : Μ(ήτη)ρ Θ(εο)ῦ. Border of dots.

Reverse

St George in military costume holding a lance in his right hand and a shield in his left. Inscription in two columns: |Γ|Ε|Ρ̣.|ΟΣ : ὁ ἅ(γιος) Γεώρ[γ](ι)ος. Border of dots. 

Obverse

Half length of the Virgin orans. Sigla: ̅Θ̣Υ̅ : Μ(ήτη)ρ Θ(εο)ῦ. Border of dots.

Reverse

St George in military costume holding a lance in his right hand and a shield in his left. Inscription in two columns: |Γ|Ε|Ρ̣.|ΟΣ : ὁ ἅ(γιος) Γεώρ[γ](ι)ος. Border of dots. 

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.3474
Diameter 14.0 mm; field: 11.0 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 7, 5.69. 

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