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Anonymous (eleventh/twelfth century)

 
 

Obverse

Bust of St Basil holding the book and offering a blessing. Traces of epigraphy on either side: .|Α..|Λ..: [ὁ ἅ(γιος)] Βα[σί]λ[ειος]. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of five lines. Border of dots.

ΣΦ..
Γ̣ΙΣΕΙΜ̣Ι̣
ΤΓΡΑΦ
ΗΝΟΡΝΝ
ΟΗ

οὗ σφ[ρα]γίς εἰμι τὴν γραφὴν ὁρῶν νόη

Obverse

Bust of St Basil holding the book and offering a blessing. Traces of epigraphy on either side: .|Α..|Λ..: [ὁ ἅ(γιος)] Βα[σί]λ[ειος]. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of five lines. Border of dots.

ΣΦ..
Γ̣ΙΣΕΙΜ̣Ι̣
ΤΓΡΑΦ
ΗΝΟΡΝΝ
ΟΗ

οὗ σφ[ρα]γίς εἰμι τὴν γραφὴν ὁρῶν νόη

Accession number BZS.1955.1.3561
Diameter 22.0 mm
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden II, no. 1717g.

Translation

οὗ σφραγίς εἰμι τὴν γραφὴν ὁρῶν νόη.

Know whose seal I am by looking at the letter.

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