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Arete Doukaina (twelfth century)

Accession number BZS.1958.106.1642
Diameter 22 mm
Condition Cracked along the channel. Struck off center, with loss of lettering.
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 132.

Obverse

St. George standing, holding a spear and shield. On either side, a vertical inscription: α|γι|γε|ρ|γι|ο|σ : ἅγιως Γεώργιος. Border of dots.

Reverse

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


ρet
tΔk
nnσkeπΟ
μεμρ
τυσ

Ἀρετὴν τὴν Δούκαιναν σκέποις με, μάρτυς

Translation

Ἀρετὴν τὴν Δούκαιναν σκέποις με, μάρτυς.

Martyr, may you watch over me, Arete Doukaina.

Accession number BZS.1958.106.1642
Diameter 22 mm
Condition Cracked along the channel. Struck off center, with loss of lettering.
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 132.

Accession number BZS.1958.106.1642
Diameter 22 mm
Condition Cracked along the channel. Struck off center, with loss of lettering.
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 132.

Notes

Accession number BZS.1958.106.1642
Diameter 22 mm
Condition Cracked along the channel. Struck off center, with loss of lettering.
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 132.

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