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Theophanes (eleventh century)

 
 

Obverse

Virgin standing, turned towards the manus Dei. Sigla : ̅ΘΥ̅ : Μ(ήτη)ρ Θ(εο)ῦ. Inscription in two columns : Θ|ΚΕ|ΟΗ|Θ,|ΘΕ|ΟΦ|Α|. : Θεοτόκε βοήθει Θεοφά[ν(ει)]. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of five lines, a cross above. Border of dots.


ΓΡΦΣ
ΕΑΙ
ΚΑΙΚΡΙ
ΣΕΙΣΘΕ
.φ̣.ν̣,

γραφὰς βεβαιῶ καὶ κρίσεις Θε[ο]φ[ά]ν(ους)

Obverse

Virgin standing, turned towards the manus Dei. Sigla : ̅ΘΥ̅ : Μ(ήτη)ρ Θ(εο)ῦ. Inscription in two columns : Θ|ΚΕ|ΟΗ|Θ,|ΘΕ|ΟΦ|Α|. : Θεοτόκε βοήθει Θεοφά[ν(ει)]. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of five lines, a cross above. Border of dots.


ΓΡΦΣ
ΕΑΙ
ΚΑΙΚΡΙ
ΣΕΙΣΘΕ
.φ̣.ν̣,

γραφὰς βεβαιῶ καὶ κρίσεις Θε[ο]φ[ά]ν(ους)

Accession number BZS.1955.1.3597
Diameter 16.0 mm
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 296c.

Translation

γραφὰς βεβαιῶ καὶ κρίσεις Θεοφάνους.

I secure the letters and judgments of Theophanes.