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Polyeuktos (twelfth century, first half)

 
 

Obverse

St Polyeuktos standing, orans. Inscription visible on either side: |ΠΟ|ΕΥΚΤ|ΟΣ: ὁ ἅ(γιος) Πο(λύ)ευκτος. Traces of a circular inscription along the circumference. Border of dots.

ΜΕΠΟΛΥΕΥΚΤ

... μέ Πολύευκτ[ον] ...

Reverse

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

ΣΡ
ΓΙΣΠΕ.
ΚΤΝΛ.
ΓΝΠΟΛΥ
ΕΥΚΤΟΥ

σφραγὶς πέφ[υ]κα τῶν λ[ό]γων Πολυεύκτου

Obverse

St Polyeuktos standing, orans. Inscription visible on either side: |ΠΟ|ΕΥΚΤ|ΟΣ: ὁ ἅ(γιος) Πο(λύ)ευκτος. Traces of a circular inscription along the circumference. Border of dots.

ΜΕΠΟΛΥΕΥΚΤ

... μέ Πολύευκτ[ον] ...

Reverse

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

ΣΡ
ΓΙΣΠΕ.
ΚΤΝΛ.
ΓΝΠΟΛΥ
ΕΥΚΤΟΥ

σφραγὶς πέφ[υ]κα τῶν λ[ό]γων Πολυεύκτου

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.618
Diameter 24.0 mm; field: 20.0 mm
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden II, no. 2736.

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

Translation

... μέ Πολύευκτον ... .σφραγὶς πέφυκα τῶν λόγων Πολυεύκτου.

... me, Polyeuktos ... . I am the seal of the words of Polyeuktos.