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Anonymous (eleventh century, second half)

 
 

Obverse

The Virgin standing on a suppedion, facing left with her hands raised in prayer towards the manus Dei. Sigla: ̅Θ̅Υ : Μ(ήτη)ρ Θ(εο)ῦ. Remains of a circular inscription along the circumference. Border of dots.

 Λ̣ΟΥ

[…δού]λου σ[οῦ]….

Reverse

St George standing, wearing military costume and holding a lance in his right hand and supporting a shield on the ground (in reverse direction) with his left. Inscription in two columns: .|Γ̣|Ε̣|Ρ|Γ, : [ὁ ἅ(γιος)] Γεώργ(ιος). Remains of a circular inscription along the circumference. Border of dots.

ΤΑ 

[….]του α[….]

Obverse

The Virgin standing on a suppedion, facing left with her hands raised in prayer towards the manus Dei. Sigla: ̅Θ̅Υ : Μ(ήτη)ρ Θ(εο)ῦ. Remains of a circular inscription along the circumference. Border of dots.

 Λ̣ΟΥ

[…δού]λου σ[οῦ]….

Reverse

St George standing, wearing military costume and holding a lance in his right hand and supporting a shield on the ground (in reverse direction) with his left. Inscription in two columns: .|Γ̣|Ε̣|Ρ|Γ, : [ὁ ἅ(γιος)] Γεώργ(ιος). Remains of a circular inscription along the circumference. Border of dots.

ΤΑ 

[….]του α[….]

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.3478
Diameter 21.0 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 7, no. 6.2.

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