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Anonymous (eleventh/twelfth century)

 
 

Obverse

The Mother of God enthroned holding the medallion of Christ before her. Details indistinct. On either side, sigla: ̅ΘΥ̅: Μή(τη)ρ Θ(εο)ῦ. Border of dots.

Reverse

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

 ΟΥ
ΣΡΑΓΙΣ
ΕΙΜΙΤΗ̣Ν̣
ΓΡΑ,ΓΝ
ΘΗΛΕ
ΠΝ

οὗ σφραγίς εἰμι τὴν γραφ(ὴν) γνῶθη βλέπων

Obverse

The Mother of God enthroned holding the medallion of Christ before her. Details indistinct. On either side, sigla: ̅ΘΥ̅: Μή(τη)ρ Θ(εο)ῦ. Border of dots.

Reverse

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

 ΟΥ
ΣΡΑΓΙΣ
ΕΙΜΙΤΗ̣Ν̣
ΓΡΑ,ΓΝ
ΘΗΛΕ
ΠΝ

οὗ σφραγίς εἰμι τὴν γραφ(ὴν) γνῶθη βλέπων

Accession number BZS.1955.1.3558
Diameter 20.0 mm; field: 14.0 mm
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden II, no. 1711z.

Translation

οὗ σφραγίς εἰμι τὴν γραφὴν γνῶθη βλέπων.

Know whose seal I am by looking at the letter.

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