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Anonymous (eleventh/twelfth century)

 
 

Obverse

Bust of St. John the Theologian, holding the gospel in left hand. Inscription: |.|Θ|Ε.|Λ : Ὁ ἅγιος ωάννης  Θεολόγος. Border of dots.


Reverse

Inscription of five lines. Border of dots.

ΣΦΡΑΓ,
ΤΙΝΟΣΠΕ

ΦΥΚΓΡΑ

ΦΗΔΕΙ...

ΕΙ

Σφραγὶς τίνος πέφυκα γραφὴ δεικνύει.

Obverse

Bust of St. John the Theologian, holding the gospel in left hand. Inscription: |.|Θ|Ε.|Λ : Ὁ ἅγιος ωάννης  Θεολόγος. Border of dots.


Reverse

Inscription of five lines. Border of dots.

ΣΦΡΑΓ,
ΤΙΝΟΣΠΕ

ΦΥΚΓΡΑ

ΦΗΔΕΙ...

ΕΙ

Σφραγὶς τίνος πέφυκα γραφὴ δεικνύει.

Accession number BZS.1958.106.1329
Diameter 27.0 mm; field: 18.0 mm
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden II, no. 2927.

Translation

Σφραγὶς τίνος πέφυκα γραφὴ δεικνύει.

The letter shows whose seal I am.

Commentary