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The protos of (Mount) Papikion (tenth/eleventh century)

Accession number BZS.1958.106.212
Diameter 19 mm
Field diameter 13 mm
Previous Editions

Laurent, Corpus V/2, no. 1237. Laurent republishes the seal according to three other copies that exist, but produces our seal in the plates.

Obverse

Bust of the Virgin, orans, with medallion of Christ before her. Sigla: ΜΡ̅ΘΥ̅ : Μήτηρ Θεοῦ. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription in five lines. Border of dots.

θκ̅ε
οηθει
τοπροτ,
τππι
κιου

Θεοτόκε βοήθει το πρότ τοῦ Παπικίου

Translation

Θεοτόκε βοήθει το πρότῳ τοῦ Παπικίου.

Theotokos, help the protos of (Mount) Papikion.

Accession number BZS.1958.106.212
Diameter 19 mm
Field diameter 13 mm
Previous Editions

Laurent, Corpus V/2, no. 1237. Laurent republishes the seal according to three other copies that exist, but produces our seal in the plates.

Accession number BZS.1958.106.212
Diameter 19 mm
Field diameter 13 mm
Previous Editions

Laurent, Corpus V/2, no. 1237. Laurent republishes the seal according to three other copies that exist, but produces our seal in the plates.

Notes

Accession number BZS.1958.106.212
Diameter 19 mm
Field diameter 13 mm
Previous Editions

Laurent, Corpus V/2, no. 1237. Laurent republishes the seal according to three other copies that exist, but produces our seal in the plates.

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