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Anonymous (eleventh century, second half)

 
 

Obverse

Τhe Virgin orans. Sigla: ̅ΘΥ : Μή(τη)ρ Θ(εο)ῦ. Border of dots.

           

Reverse

Τhe Archangel Michael wearing the imperial loros; holding a scepter, decorated with four pellets, in his right hand and a globus cruciger in his left. Sigla: |ΙΧ̣| : Μιχα(ὴλ). Border of dots.

Obverse

Τhe Virgin orans. Sigla: ̅ΘΥ : Μή(τη)ρ Θ(εο)ῦ. Border of dots.

           

Reverse

Τhe Archangel Michael wearing the imperial loros; holding a scepter, decorated with four pellets, in his right hand and a globus cruciger in his left. Sigla: |ΙΧ̣| : Μιχα(ὴλ). Border of dots.

Accession number BZS.1958.106.2451
Diameter 20.0 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 7, 5.12.

Credit Line Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Bequest of Thomas Whittemore.

Commentary

Parallel seals: BZS.1951.31.5.3422 & Jordanov, Bulgaria, III, no. 2528