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Anonymous (mid-eleventh century)

 
 

Obverse

St George in civil costume, his hands are indistinct. Inscription in two columns: |Γ|Ε|Ρ|Γ, : ὁ ἅ(γιος) Γεώργ(ιος). Border of dots.

Reverse

St Niketas, in civil costume, holding a small cross in his right hand, his left hand is indistinct. Inscription in two columns: |.|ΓΗ,Ν|Ι|Η|Τ,: ὁ ἅ(γιος) [ἅ]γη(ος) Νικήτ(ας). Border of dots.

Obverse

St George in civil costume, his hands are indistinct. Inscription in two columns: |Γ|Ε|Ρ|Γ, : ὁ ἅ(γιος) Γεώργ(ιος). Border of dots.

Reverse

St Niketas, in civil costume, holding a small cross in his right hand, his left hand is indistinct. Inscription in two columns: |.|ΓΗ,Ν|Ι|Η|Τ,: ὁ ἅ(γιος) [ἅ]γη(ος) Νικήτ(ας). Border of dots.

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.3527
Diameter 19.0 mm; field: 15.0 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 7, no. 16.9.

Commentary

The reverse inscription combines two abbreviations for the word Saint (Hagios).