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Stephanos symponos, nosokomos (eleventh century, second half)

 
 

Obverse

A Greek cross mounted on a base of steps. An x at the transverse bar and pearls adorning the ends. In the quarters: ΙΣ̅ΧΣ̅|ΝΙ̅ΚΑ̅: Ἰ(ησοῦ)ς Χ(ριστὸ)ς νίκᾳ. Border of dots.

Reverse

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

  
ΦΡΑΓΙ
Σ̣ΤΕΦΑΝ
Σ̣ΥΠΟΝ
Ν̣ΟΣΟΚΟ
  

σφραγὶ(ς) Στεφάνου συμπόνου, νοσοκόμου

Obverse

A Greek cross mounted on a base of steps. An x at the transverse bar and pearls adorning the ends. In the quarters: ΙΣ̅ΧΣ̅|ΝΙ̅ΚΑ̅: Ἰ(ησοῦ)ς Χ(ριστὸ)ς νίκᾳ. Border of dots.

Reverse

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

  
ΦΡΑΓΙ
Σ̣ΤΕΦΑΝ
Σ̣ΥΠΟΝ
Ν̣ΟΣΟΚΟ
  

σφραγὶ(ς) Στεφάνου συμπόνου, νοσοκόμου

Accession number BZS.1958.106.2076
Diameter 27.0 mm
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden II, no. 2892e.

Translation

σφραγὶς Στεφάνου συμπόνου, νοσοκόμου.

Seal of Stephanos, symponos (and) nosokomos.

Commentary

This specimen appears to have the same reverse as the seal of Stephanos, symponos and nosokomos (BZS.1958.106.2543) but a different obverse. It may well have belonged to the same man.