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Anonymous (eleventh century, second half)

 
 

Obverse

Standing figure of St. Theodore holding a spear and shield. Sigla on either side: |Θ|Ε|ΟΔ||Ρ,: ὁ ἅ(γιος) Θεόδωρ(ος). Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of five lines. Border of dots.

ΣΡΑ
ΓΙΙΕΜΙΤΗ
ΓΡΑΗΛΕ
ΠΝΓΝ
ΣΗ

οὗ σφραγί(ς) εἰμι τὴ(ν) γραφὴ(ν) βλέπων γνώσῃ

Obverse

Standing figure of St. Theodore holding a spear and shield. Sigla on either side: |Θ|Ε|ΟΔ||Ρ,: ὁ ἅ(γιος) Θεόδωρ(ος). Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of five lines. Border of dots.

ΣΡΑ
ΓΙΙΕΜΙΤΗ
ΓΡΑΗΛΕ
ΠΝΓΝ
ΣΗ

οὗ σφραγί(ς) εἰμι τὴ(ν) γραφὴ(ν) βλέπων γνώσῃ

Accession number BZS.1958.106.2078
Diameter 20.0 mm
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden II, no. 1706c.

Translation

οὗ σφραγίς εἰμι τὴν γραφὴν βλέπων γνώσῃ.

Find out whose seal I am by looking at the letter.

Commentary

Note the inversion of ι and ε in the word εἰμι in the second line of the reverse.