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Christopher sebastophoros (twelfth century, first half)

 
 

Obverse

Annunciation scene, with the angel Gabriel approaching the Virgin from the left. Illegible traces of an inscription above. Border of dots.

Reverse

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


ΧΡΙΣΤΟ
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ΓΙΣΜΑΣΕ
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ΡΟΥ

Χριστοφόρου σφράγισμα σεβαστοφόρου

Obverse

Annunciation scene, with the angel Gabriel approaching the Virgin from the left. Illegible traces of an inscription above. Border of dots.

Reverse

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


ΧΡΙΣΤΟ
ΟΡΣΡΑ
ΓΙΣΜΑΣΕ
ΑΟΟ
ΡΟΥ

Χριστοφόρου σφράγισμα σεβαστοφόρου

Accession number BZS.1958.106.4002
Diameter 24.0 mm; field: 18.0 mm
Previous Editions

Translation

Χριστοφόρου σφράγισμα σεβαστοφόρου.

Seal of the sebastophoros Christopher.

Commentary

This seal should be included in Wassiliou-Seibt's catalogue of metrical seals.