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Anonymous (twelfth century, first half)

 
 

Obverse

Bust of the Virgin orans with a medallion of Christ before her. Sigla: ̅ΘΥ̅ : Μή(τη)ρ Θ(εο)ῦ. Flanking the head of Christ: Ι.̅ΧΣ̣̅ : Ἰ(ησοῦ)[ς] Χ(ριστό)ς. Border of dots.

Reverse

Half length of St Nicholas blessing with his right hand and holding the Gospel in his left. Inscription in two columns: |ΝΙ|Κ – Λ||Ο|Σ : ὁ ἅ(γιος) Νικ(ό)λαος. Border of dots.

Obverse

Bust of the Virgin orans with a medallion of Christ before her. Sigla: ̅ΘΥ̅ : Μή(τη)ρ Θ(εο)ῦ. Flanking the head of Christ: Ι.̅ΧΣ̣̅ : Ἰ(ησοῦ)[ς] Χ(ριστό)ς. Border of dots.

Reverse

Half length of St Nicholas blessing with his right hand and holding the Gospel in his left. Inscription in two columns: |ΝΙ|Κ – Λ||Ο|Σ : ὁ ἅ(γιος) Νικ(ό)λαος. Border of dots.

Accession number BZS.1958.106.1197
Diameter 23.0 mm; field: 16.0 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 7, no. 10.87.