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Theodora Doukaina (twelfth century, first half)

 
 

Obverse

Bust of the Mother of God orans, the medallion before her. On either side, the sigla: ̅θυ̅ : Μή(τη)ρ Θ(εο)ῦ. Border of dots.

Reverse

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

κεπ.ισ
..ασσαΔ
καιθεο
δραν

[σ]κέπ[ο]ις, [ἄν]ασσα, Δουκαίνην Θεοδώραν

Obverse

Bust of the Mother of God orans, the medallion before her. On either side, the sigla: ̅θυ̅ : Μή(τη)ρ Θ(εο)ῦ. Border of dots.

Reverse

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

κεπ.ισ
..ασσαΔ
καιθεο
δραν

[σ]κέπ[ο]ις, [ἄν]ασσα, Δουκαίνην Θεοδώραν

Accession number BZS.1958.106.1471
Diameter 23.0 mm
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden II, no. 1984.

Translation

σκέποις, ἄνασσα, Δουκαίνην Θεοδώραν.

Lady, may you protect Theodora Doukaina.

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