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Constantine Xeros, sebastos (twelfth century, second half)

Accession number BZS.1958.106.3231
Diameter 30 mm
Field diameter 28 mm
Condition Partially effaced on the reverse.
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden II, no. 1547.

Obverse

Bust of the Mother of God orans, with the medallion of Christ before her. On either side, the sigla: ̅θυ̅ : Μήτηρ Θεοῦ. Border of dots.

Reverse

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


ηρσε
σττ
γρΦνκ
ντινου
.φργισμκυ
..σσυπ......
πρ...

Ξηροῦ σεβαστοῦ τῶν γραφῶν Κωνσταντίνου σφράγισμα, κῦρος σύ, πάναγνε παρθένε

Translation

Ξηροῦ σεβαστοῦ τῶν γραφῶν Κωνσταντίνου σφράγισμα, κῦρος σύ, πάναγνε παρθένε.

May you, all-holy Virgin, be the keeper and seal of the correspondence of the sebastos Constantine Xeros.

Accession number BZS.1958.106.3231
Diameter 30 mm
Field diameter 28 mm
Condition Partially effaced on the reverse.
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden II, no. 1547.

Accession number BZS.1958.106.3231
Diameter 30 mm
Field diameter 28 mm
Condition Partially effaced on the reverse.
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden II, no. 1547.

Notes

Accession number BZS.1958.106.3231
Diameter 30 mm
Field diameter 28 mm
Condition Partially effaced on the reverse.
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden II, no. 1547.

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