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Michael Palaiologos (twelfth century, second half)

 
 

Obverse

Bust of the Mother of God, the medallion of Christ before her. Details indistinct. Sigla preserved at right: ΘΥ̅: [Μ(ήτη)ρ] Θ(εο)ῦ. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of five lines beginning with a cross. Border of dots.

ΣΡ̣..
ΜΙΧ̣..
ΠΛΕ̣...
ΓΠ̣.
..

σφρ[αγ(ὶς)] Μιχα[ὴλ] Παλε[ολό]γου π[έλω]

Obverse

Bust of the Mother of God, the medallion of Christ before her. Details indistinct. Sigla preserved at right: ΘΥ̅: [Μ(ήτη)ρ] Θ(εο)ῦ. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of five lines beginning with a cross. Border of dots.

ΣΡ̣..
ΜΙΧ̣..
ΠΛΕ̣...
ΓΠ̣.
..

σφρ[αγ(ὶς)] Μιχα[ὴλ] Παλε[ολό]γου π[έλω]

Accession number BZS.1958.106.3269
Diameter 21.0 mm
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden II, no. 2608c.

Translation

σφραγὶς Μιχαὴλ Παλεολόγου πέλω.

I am the seal of Michael Palaiologos.

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