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Anonymous (eleventh century)

 
 

Obverse

The Virgin standing, holding Christ before her. Sigla: ̅ΘΥ: Μή(τη)ρ Θ(εο)ῦ. Border of dots.

Reverse

Bust of Saint Nicholas, blessing with his right hand and holding a gospel book with his left. Inscription in two columns: |ΙΝ|ΚΛ|ΑΟ|Σ : ὁ ἅ(γιος) Νικ(ό)λαος. Border of dots.

Obverse

The Virgin standing, holding Christ before her. Sigla: ̅ΘΥ: Μή(τη)ρ Θ(εο)ῦ. Border of dots.

Reverse

Bust of Saint Nicholas, blessing with his right hand and holding a gospel book with his left. Inscription in two columns: |ΙΝ|ΚΛ|ΑΟ|Σ : ὁ ἅ(γιος) Νικ(ό)λαος. Border of dots.

Accession number BZS.1958.106.3362
Diameter 16.0 mm; field: 14.0 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 7, no. 7.8.

Commentary

The first two letters of the Saint’s name are reversed.