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Anonymous (twelfth century, first half)

 
 

Obverse

Τhe Virgin orans with a medallion of Christ before her. Sigla: ̣̅Θ̅Υ : Μή(τη)ρ Θ(εο)ῦ. Border of dots.

Reverse

St Theodore Teron in military costume holding a lance in his right hand and a shield in his left. Inscription in two columns: ||Ο|̣Ο|Τ̣Η|ΡΟ|Ν: ὁ ἅ(γιος) Θεόδωρ(ος) ὁ Τήρον. Border of dots.

Obverse

Τhe Virgin orans with a medallion of Christ before her. Sigla: ̣̅Θ̅Υ : Μή(τη)ρ Θ(εο)ῦ. Border of dots.

Reverse

St Theodore Teron in military costume holding a lance in his right hand and a shield in his left. Inscription in two columns: ||Ο|̣Ο|Τ̣Η|ΡΟ|Ν: ὁ ἅ(γιος) Θεόδωρ(ος) ὁ Τήρον. Border of dots.

Accession number BZS.1958.106.1610
Diameter 23.0 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 7, no. 10.97.

Commentary

For a discussion of the epithets Teron and Stratelates and the cults of the two Saints Theodores, see no. 5.8 (BZS.1958.106.2970), above.