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Maria Kamytzina, sebaste (twelfth century, first half)

 
 

Obverse

Bust of the Mother of God orans, the medallion of Christ before her. Sigla preserved at left: ΜΡ̅: Μ(ήτη)ρ [Θ(εο)ῦ]. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of six lines (a cross above). Border of dots.

Π,
ΓΝΕ
ΑΝΣΕ
ΤΗΝΤ
ΚΑΜΗ
ΖΙΝΑΝ

[σκέ]π(οις), [πάνα]γνε, [Μαρί]αν σε[βασ]τὴν τ[ὴν] Καμη[τ]ζίναν

Obverse

Bust of the Mother of God orans, the medallion of Christ before her. Sigla preserved at left: ΜΡ̅: Μ(ήτη)ρ [Θ(εο)ῦ]. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of six lines (a cross above). Border of dots.

Π,
ΓΝΕ
ΑΝΣΕ
ΤΗΝΤ
ΚΑΜΗ
ΖΙΝΑΝ

[σκέ]π(οις), [πάνα]γνε, [Μαρί]αν σε[βασ]τὴν τ[ὴν] Καμη[τ]ζίναν

Accession number BZS.1958.106.1814
Diameter 22.0 mm
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden II, no. 2157; Andreas Gkoutzioukostas and Alexandra-Kyriaki Wassiliou-Seibt, "The origin and the members of the Kamytzes family: A contribution to Byzantine prosopography," DOP 72 (2018), 173.

Translation

σκέποις, πάναγνε, Μαρίαν σεβαστὴν τὴν Καμητζίναν.

All-holy One, may you protect the sebaste Maria Kamytzina.