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Nicholas Karianites (twelfth century, first half)

 
 

Obverse

Bust of St. Nicholas holding a book in his right hand. Part of the inscription visible in column on the right. Inscription: ......ΛΑ,Ὁ ἅγιος Νικόλαος. Linear border.

Reverse

Inscription in five lines. Linear border.

ΣΦΡ̣Α̣
ΓΙΣΙ̣
ΟΛΟ̣
ΤΟΡΙ
ΙΤΙ

Σφραγὶς Νικολάο το Καριανίτι

Obverse

Bust of St. Nicholas holding a book in his right hand. Part of the inscription visible in column on the right. Inscription: ......ΛΑ,Ὁ ἅγιος Νικόλαος. Linear border.

Reverse

Inscription in five lines. Linear border.

ΣΦΡ̣Α̣
ΓΙΣΙ̣
ΟΛΟ̣
ΤΟΡΙ
ΙΤΙ

Σφραγὶς Νικολάο το Καριανίτι

Accession number BZS.1955.1.4019
Diameter 16.0 mm
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden II, no. 2688.

Translation

Σφραγὶς Νικολάο το Καριανίτι.

This seal belongs to Nicolas Karianites.

Commentary

Dodecasyllabic.