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John (eleventh century)

 
 

Obverse

Inscription of three lines, a decoration below. Border of thick dots.

σκε
.οισμι
χαηλ
  

σκέ[π]οις, Μιχαήλ

Reverse

Inscription of three lines, decorations above and below. Border of thick dots.

  
σονλα
τρινι
αννην
  

σὸν λάτριν Ἰωάννην

Obverse

Inscription of three lines, a decoration below. Border of thick dots.

σκε
.οισμι
χαηλ
  

σκέ[π]οις, Μιχαήλ

Reverse

Inscription of three lines, decorations above and below. Border of thick dots.

  
σονλα
τρινι
αννην
  

σὸν λάτριν Ἰωάννην

Accession number BZS.1958.106.3690
Diameter 17.0 mm; field: 14.0 mm
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden II, no. 2125.

Translation

σκέποις, Μιχαήλ, σὸν λάτριν Ἰωάννην.

Michael, may you protect your servant John.

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