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Anonymous (eleventh century, second half)

 
 

Obverse

Τhe Archangel Michael wearing the imperial loros, holding a scepter, decorated with pellets, in his right hand and a globus cruciger in his left. Sigla: Χ̣|..|Μ: [Ἀ(ρ)]χ(άγγελος) Μ(ι)[χ(αὴλ)]. Border of dots.

Reverse

St Nicholas blessing with his right hand and holding a gospel book in his left. Inscription in two columns: |ΝΙ|Κ,Λ|ΟΑ|Σ : ὁ ἅ(γιος) Νικ(ό)λοας. Border of dots.

Obverse

Τhe Archangel Michael wearing the imperial loros, holding a scepter, decorated with pellets, in his right hand and a globus cruciger in his left. Sigla: Χ̣|..|Μ: [Ἀ(ρ)]χ(άγγελος) Μ(ι)[χ(αὴλ)]. Border of dots.

Reverse

St Nicholas blessing with his right hand and holding a gospel book in his left. Inscription in two columns: |ΝΙ|Κ,Λ|ΟΑ|Σ : ὁ ἅ(γιος) Νικ(ό)λοας. Border of dots.

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.3485
Diameter 17.0 mm; field: 14.0 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 7, 12.10. 

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