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Basil (eleventh/twelfth century)

 
 

Obverse

Bust of St. Basil, blessing with his right hand. Inscription at left: ̣|̣|Α̣|Σ̣: Ὁ ἅ(γιος) Βασ[ιλείος]. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of six lines. Border of dots.

Ρ̣αφ,
σφραγ,
.·ϗλο
.̣Σ̣α
λει
.

[γ]ραφ(ὰς) σφραγ(ί)ζω (καὶ) λό[γ]ους Βα[σι]λεί[ου]

Obverse

Bust of St. Basil, blessing with his right hand. Inscription at left: ̣|̣|Α̣|Σ̣: Ὁ ἅ(γιος) Βασ[ιλείος]. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of six lines. Border of dots.

Ρ̣αφ,
σφραγ,
.·ϗλο
.̣Σ̣α
λει
.

[γ]ραφ(ὰς) σφραγ(ί)ζω (καὶ) λό[γ]ους Βα[σι]λεί[ου]

Accession number BZS.1955.1.3609
Diameter 17.0 mm
Condition Blank struck off-center.
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 369d.

Translation

γραφὰς σφραγίζω καὶ λόγους Βασιλείου.

I seal the letters and correspondence of Basil.