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Anonymous (eleventh/twelfth century)

 
 

Obverse

Standing figure of the Mother of God orans, the medallion of Christ before her. Sigla: ΜΡ̅ΘΥ̅: Μ(ήτη)ρ Θ(εο)ῦ. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of five lines (presumbably a cross above). Border of dots.

̣ΡΓ,
ΕΙΜΙΤ..
ΓΡΗ̣.
ΛΕΠ̣.
ΝΟΕΙ̣

οὗ σφραγ(ίς) εἰμι τ[ὴν] γραφὴ[ν] βλέπω[ν] νόει

Obverse

Standing figure of the Mother of God orans, the medallion of Christ before her. Sigla: ΜΡ̅ΘΥ̅: Μ(ήτη)ρ Θ(εο)ῦ. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of five lines (presumbably a cross above). Border of dots.

̣ΡΓ,
ΕΙΜΙΤ..
ΓΡΗ̣.
ΛΕΠ̣.
ΝΟΕΙ̣

οὗ σφραγ(ίς) εἰμι τ[ὴν] γραφὴ[ν] βλέπω[ν] νόει

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.626
Diameter 20.0 mm
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden II, no. 1708κα.

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

Translation

οὗ σφραγίς εἰμι τὴν γραφὴν βλέπων νόει.

Know whose seal I am by looking at the letter.