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Leo Hagiosophites (twelfth century, first half)

 
 

Obverse

Bust of St Demetrios holding a spear and shield. Inscription on either side: |ΔΙ|Τ|ΡΙ|Ο,: ὁ ἅ(γιος) Διμήτριο(ς). Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of five lines. Border of dots.

ΣΦΡΑ
ΓΙΣΛ.ΟΝ
ΤΟΣΤΑ
̣ΣΟΦΙ
ΤΟΥ

σφραγὶς Λ[έ]οντος τοῦ Ἁγιωσοφίτου

Obverse

Bust of St Demetrios holding a spear and shield. Inscription on either side: |ΔΙ|Τ|ΡΙ|Ο,: ὁ ἅ(γιος) Διμήτριο(ς). Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of five lines. Border of dots.

ΣΦΡΑ
ΓΙΣΛ.ΟΝ
ΤΟΣΤΑ
̣ΣΟΦΙ
ΤΟΥ

σφραγὶς Λ[έ]οντος τοῦ Ἁγιωσοφίτου

Accession number BZS.1958.106.2053
Diameter 28.0 mm
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden II, no. 2543.

Translation

σφραγὶς Λέοντος τοῦ Ἁγιωσοφίτου.

Seal of Leo Hagiosophites.

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