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John Autonomos (?) (eleventh/twelfth century)

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.3650
Diameter 19 mm
Field diameter 13 mm
Condition Flattened along the sides with loss of lettering.
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 1053 (with an alternative reading of the same seal in no. 1065).

Obverse

Inscription of three lines beginning with a cross. Border of dots.

ι̅
σρα..
σμα

Ἰω(άννου) σφρά[γι]σμα

Reverse

Inscription of three lines. Border of dots.

του
.υτο
.μ̣ου

τοῦ [Α]ὐτο[νό]μου

Translation

Ἰωάννου σφράγισμα τοῦ Αὐτονόμου.

Seal of John Autonomos.

Commentary

The restoration of the family name Autonomos is by no means certain. Wassiliou-Seibt proposes mystolektes as an alternative reading.

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.3650
Diameter 19 mm
Field diameter 13 mm
Condition Flattened along the sides with loss of lettering.
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 1053 (with an alternative reading of the same seal in no. 1065).

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.3650
Diameter 19 mm
Field diameter 13 mm
Condition Flattened along the sides with loss of lettering.
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 1053 (with an alternative reading of the same seal in no. 1065).

Notes

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.3650
Diameter 19 mm
Field diameter 13 mm
Condition Flattened along the sides with loss of lettering.
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 1053 (with an alternative reading of the same seal in no. 1065).

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