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Michael vestes (eleventh/twelfth century)

 
 

Obverse

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

ΣΚΕ
ΠΟΙΣ
ΣΟΝΛΑ
ΤΡΙΝ

σκέποις σὸν λάτριν

Reverse

Inscription of four lines. Border of dots.

ΜΙ
ΧΑΗΛ
ΕΣΤ
ΛΟΓΕ

Μιχαὴλ βέστην, Λόγε

Obverse

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

ΣΚΕ
ΠΟΙΣ
ΣΟΝΛΑ
ΤΡΙΝ

σκέποις σὸν λάτριν

Reverse

Inscription of four lines. Border of dots.

ΜΙ
ΧΑΗΛ
ΕΣΤ
ΛΟΓΕ

Μιχαὴλ βέστην, Λόγε

Accession number BZS.1958.106.4128
Diameter 14.0 mm
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden II, no. 2199.

Translation

σκέποις σὸν λάτριν Μιχαὴλ βέστην, Λόγε.

Divine Word, may you protect your servant, the vestes Michael.

Bibliography

  • Corpus der byzantinischen Siegel mit metrischen Legenden, Vol. 2, Siegellegenden von Ny bis inklusive Sphragis (Open in Zotero)