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Nikephoros Paraspondyles (twelfth century, second half)

 
 

Obverse

Bust of the Mother of God orans, the medallion of Christ before her. Details indistinct. Sigla on either side: ̅ΘΥ̅: Μή(τη)ρ Θ(εο)ῦ. Border of dots.

Reverse

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


ΣΦΡΓΙΣ
Ν̣ΙΚΗΦΟΡΟΥ
Τ̣Ο̣Υ̣ΠΡ
Σ̣Π̣Ο̣ΝΙΛ

σφραγὶς Νικηφόρου τοῦ Παρασπονδίλου

Obverse

Bust of the Mother of God orans, the medallion of Christ before her. Details indistinct. Sigla on either side: ̅ΘΥ̅: Μή(τη)ρ Θ(εο)ῦ. Border of dots.

Reverse

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


ΣΦΡΓΙΣ
Ν̣ΙΚΗΦΟΡΟΥ
Τ̣Ο̣Υ̣ΠΡ
Σ̣Π̣Ο̣ΝΙΛ

σφραγὶς Νικηφόρου τοῦ Παρασπονδίλου

Accession number BZS.1958.106.2385
Diameter 24.0 mm
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden II, no. 2686.

Translation

σφραγὶς Νικηφόρου τοῦ Παρασπονδίλου.

Seal of Nikephoros Paraspondyles.