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Anonymous (eleventh century, second half)

 
 

Obverse

The Virgin orans. Sigla: ̅ΘΥ : Μή(τη)ρ Θ(εο)ῦ. Border of dots.

Reverse

The Archangel Michael wearing the imperial loros, holding a trefoil scepter in his right hand and a globus cruciger in his left. Sigla:Χ : Μ(ι)χ(αὴλ). Border of dots.

Obverse

The Virgin orans. Sigla: ̅ΘΥ : Μή(τη)ρ Θ(εο)ῦ. Border of dots.

Reverse

The Archangel Michael wearing the imperial loros, holding a trefoil scepter in his right hand and a globus cruciger in his left. Sigla:Χ : Μ(ι)χ(αὴλ). Border of dots.

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.3575
Diameter 19.0 mm; field: 18.0 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 7, 19.4. 

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