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Anonymous (eleventh/twelfth century)

 
 

Obverse

Bust of the Mother of God holding the Child in her left arm. Sigla preserved at left: ̅: Μ(ήτη)ρ [Θ(εο)ῦ]. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of five lines. Border of dots.

ΣΦΡ
Γ̣ΙΣΕΙΜ,
ΤΓΡΦ,
ΛΕΠΝ
ΓΝ,

οὗ σφραγίς εἰμ(ι) τὴν γραφ(ὴν) βλέπων γνώ(σῃ)

Obverse

Bust of the Mother of God holding the Child in her left arm. Sigla preserved at left: ̅: Μ(ήτη)ρ [Θ(εο)ῦ]. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of five lines. Border of dots.

ΣΦΡ
Γ̣ΙΣΕΙΜ,
ΤΓΡΦ,
ΛΕΠΝ
ΓΝ,

οὗ σφραγίς εἰμ(ι) τὴν γραφ(ὴν) βλέπων γνώ(σῃ)

Accession number BZS.1958.106.2696
Diameter 20.0 mm; field: 14.0 mm
Previous Editions

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

Translation

οὗ σφραγίς εἰμι τὴν γραφὴν βλέπων γνώσῃ.

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

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