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Michael Humbertos (twelfth century, second half)

Accession number BZS.1955.1.3958
Diameter 27 mm
Condition Blank too small for die.
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden II, no. 1723.

Obverse

St. Michael standing, garbed in imperial dress, holding a scepter in his right hand and the globus in his left. On either side, the sigla: Μ̅x̅ : Μ(ι)χ(αήλ). Border of dots.

Reverse

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

  
μ.ερ
Τ̣Ο̣Ν̣συΝ̣̣
νυμονο
Κ̣Ε̣̣Ν̣Σ̣κεΠ̣
οισ

Οὐμ[π]έρτον συνώνυμον ο[ἰ]κέτην σκέποις

Translation

Οὐμπέρτον συνώνυμον οἰκέτην σκέποις.

May you watch over your servant Humbertos who shares your name.

Commentary

See the comments on the parallel specimen, BZS.1955.1.3957.

Accession number BZS.1955.1.3958
Diameter 27 mm
Condition Blank too small for die.
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden II, no. 1723.

Accession number BZS.1955.1.3958
Diameter 27 mm
Condition Blank too small for die.
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden II, no. 1723.

Notes

Accession number BZS.1955.1.3958
Diameter 27 mm
Condition Blank too small for die.
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden II, no. 1723.