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Michael judge of Macedonia and Thrace (eleventh century)

 
 

Obverse

Bust of St. Michael holding scepter and globe. On either side, between halo and wings, inscription: Σ|Τ|.Ε||Θ,: Σταυρὲ βοήθει. Indeterminate border.

Reverse

Inscription of five lines. Border of dots.

ΧΑΗΛ
ΚΡΗΤΗΣ
ΜΑΚΕΔΟ
ΝΙΑΣΘΡΑ
·ΚΗΣ·

Μιχαὴλ κρητὴς Μακεδονίας Θρᾴκης

Obverse

Bust of St. Michael holding scepter and globe. On either side, between halo and wings, inscription: Σ|Τ|.Ε||Θ,: Σταυρὲ βοήθει. Indeterminate border.

Reverse

Inscription of five lines. Border of dots.

ΧΑΗΛ
ΚΡΗΤΗΣ
ΜΑΚΕΔΟ
ΝΙΑΣΘΡΑ
·ΚΗΣ·

Μιχαὴλ κρητὴς Μακεδονίας Θρᾴκης

Accession number BZS.1955.1.2471
Diameter 28.0 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 1, no. 43.11a. Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 1445.

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