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Sergios (twelfth century, first half)

 
 

Obverse

Bust of St. Sergios holding the martyr's cross. Sigla on either side: Ο|..|..|ΡΓ|Ι|Ο|Σ: ὁ [ἅγ(ιος) Σέ]ργιος. Border of dots.

Reverse

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


ΟΜΝΥ
ΜΟΝΣΟΝ
ΣΕΡΓΙΟ.
ΜΑΡΤΥΣ
Σ̣Κ̣Ε̣Π̣ˊ

ὁμώνυμόν σον Σέργιο[ν], μάρτυς, σκέπ(οις)

Obverse

Bust of St. Sergios holding the martyr's cross. Sigla on either side: Ο|..|..|ΡΓ|Ι|Ο|Σ: ὁ [ἅγ(ιος) Σέ]ργιος. Border of dots.

Reverse

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


ΟΜΝΥ
ΜΟΝΣΟΝ
ΣΕΡΓΙΟ.
ΜΑΡΤΥΣ
Σ̣Κ̣Ε̣Π̣ˊ

ὁμώνυμόν σον Σέργιο[ν], μάρτυς, σκέπ(οις)

Accession number BZS.1955.1.3683
Diameter 23.0 mm
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden II, no. 1636.

Translation

ὁμώνυμόν σον Σέργιον, μάρτυς, σκέποις.

Martyr, may you protect your namesake Sergios.

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