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Anonymous (eleventh/twelfth century)

 
 

Obverse

St George in military costume holding a lance in his right hand and a shield in his left. Inscription in two columns: |Γ|̣|Ρ, : ὁ ἅ(γιος) Γεώρ(γιος). Border of dots.

Reverse

St Demetrios in military costume holding a lance in his right hand and a shield in his left. Inscription in two columns (only right survives): |Η||Τ : [ὁ ἅ(γιος)] Δημήτρ(ιος). Border of dots.

Obverse

St George in military costume holding a lance in his right hand and a shield in his left. Inscription in two columns: |Γ|̣|Ρ, : ὁ ἅ(γιος) Γεώρ(γιος). Border of dots.

Reverse

St Demetrios in military costume holding a lance in his right hand and a shield in his left. Inscription in two columns (only right survives): |Η||Τ : [ὁ ἅ(γιος)] Δημήτρ(ιος). Border of dots.

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.3530
Diameter 17.0 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 7, no. 16.45.

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