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Anonymous (twelfth century, second half)

 
 

Obverse

St John the Baptist holding a cross-staff in his right hand, his left hand is indistinct. Inscription in two columns: |Ι̣̅.||ΔΡ|.|Μ̣ : ὁ ἅ(γιος) Ἰω(άννης) [ὁ] Πρ(ό)δρ[ο]μ(ος). Border of dots.

Reverse

St John Chrysostom, blessing with his right hand and holding a gospel book in his left. Inscription in two columns: |Ι̅|ΟΧ|ΡΥ|ΣΟΣ|Τ: ὁ ἅ(γιος) Ἰω(άννης) ὁ Χρυσόστ(ομος). Border of dots.

Obverse

St John the Baptist holding a cross-staff in his right hand, his left hand is indistinct. Inscription in two columns: |Ι̣̅.||ΔΡ|.|Μ̣ : ὁ ἅ(γιος) Ἰω(άννης) [ὁ] Πρ(ό)δρ[ο]μ(ος). Border of dots.

Reverse

St John Chrysostom, blessing with his right hand and holding a gospel book in his left. Inscription in two columns: |Ι̅|ΟΧ|ΡΥ|ΣΟΣ|Τ: ὁ ἅ(γιος) Ἰω(άννης) ὁ Χρυσόστ(ομος). Border of dots.

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.3514
Diameter 17.0 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 7, no. 13.17.

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