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Anonymous (eleventh century, second half)

 
 

Obverse

The Virgin orans. Sigla: Μ̣̅ΘΥ̣ : Μ(ήτηρ) Θ(εο)ῦ. Border of dots.

Reverse

Half length of St George in military costume holding a lance in his right hand and a shield in his left. Inscription in two columns; preserved only at left: ̣|.|Ε̣ : ὁ ἅ(γιος) [Γ]ε[ώργιος]. Border of dots.

Obverse

The Virgin orans. Sigla: Μ̣̅ΘΥ̣ : Μ(ήτηρ) Θ(εο)ῦ. Border of dots.

Reverse

Half length of St George in military costume holding a lance in his right hand and a shield in his left. Inscription in two columns; preserved only at left: ̣|.|Ε̣ : ὁ ἅ(γιος) [Γ]ε[ώργιος]. Border of dots.

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.3503
Diameter 18.0 mm; field: 11.0 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 7, 5.23.

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