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Leo (eleventh century, second half)

Accession number BZS.1958.106.3212
Diameter 20 mm
Field diameter 14 mm
Condition Corroded.
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 1259.

Obverse

Bust of the Mother of God orans, with the medallion of Christ before her. Details indistinct. Inscription: Μ̅θ̅: Μ(ήτηρ) Θ(εοῦ). Border of dots.

Reverse

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

  
λεοντ,
μεσρα
γ,τ,αμι
..τ

Λέοντ(α) με σφράγ(ιζε) τ(ὸν) Ξαμι[λί]του

Translation

Λέοντα με σφράγιζε τὸν Ξαμιλίτου.

Mark me, Leo, as the follower of Xamilites.

Commentary

The inscription refers to the owner as a follower or "man" (τὸν Ξαμιλίτου) of the Xamilites family.

Accession number BZS.1958.106.3212
Diameter 20 mm
Field diameter 14 mm
Condition Corroded.
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 1259.

Accession number BZS.1958.106.3212
Diameter 20 mm
Field diameter 14 mm
Condition Corroded.
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 1259.

Notes

Accession number BZS.1958.106.3212
Diameter 20 mm
Field diameter 14 mm
Condition Corroded.
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 1259.

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