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Nikephoros Doukas, sebastos (twelfth century)

 
 

Obverse

Bust of the Mother of God orans, the medallion of Christ before her. Traces of an inscription on either side: ΜΡ̅ΘΥ̅: Μήτηρ Θεοῦ. Border of dots.

Reverse

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


ΣΦΡΓΙΣ
ΣΕ
ΝΙΚΗΦ̣Ο̣Ρ̣̣
ΤΔΚ

σφραγὶς σεβαστοῦ Νικηφόρου τοῦ Δούκα

Obverse

Bust of the Mother of God orans, the medallion of Christ before her. Traces of an inscription on either side: ΜΡ̅ΘΥ̅: Μήτηρ Θεοῦ. Border of dots.

Reverse

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


ΣΦΡΓΙΣ
ΣΕ
ΝΙΚΗΦ̣Ο̣Ρ̣̣
ΤΔΚ

σφραγὶς σεβαστοῦ Νικηφόρου τοῦ Δούκα

Accession number BZS.1958.106.2278
Diameter 26.0 mm
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden II, no. 2844.

Translation

σφραγὶς σεβαστοῦ Νικηφόρου τοῦ Δούκα.

Seal of the sebastos Nikephoros Doukas.

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