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Leo Gabras (twelfth century)

 
 

Obverse

Two standing saints. On the left, St. Nicholas, holding the book and offering a blessing. Inscription: νι|κο|..|.|. : Νικό[λαος]. On the right, St. George, holding a spear and shield: γε|ρ|γι|οσ : Γεώργιος. Border of dots.

Reverse

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


λεοντα
γαρα.
υσ...
νσκε̣...
σ

Λέοντα Γαβρᾶ[ν], δυὰς [ἁγί]ων, σκέ[ποι]ς

Obverse

Two standing saints. On the left, St. Nicholas, holding the book and offering a blessing. Inscription: νι|κο|..|.|. : Νικό[λαος]. On the right, St. George, holding a spear and shield: γε|ρ|γι|οσ : Γεώργιος. Border of dots.

Reverse

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


λεοντα
γαρα.
υσ...
νσκε̣...
σ

Λέοντα Γαβρᾶ[ν], δυὰς [ἁγί]ων, σκέ[ποι]ς

Accession number BZS.1958.106.5687
Diameter 26.0 mm; field: 24.0 mm
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 1252.

Translation

Λέοντα Γαβρᾶν, δυὰς ἁγίων, σκέποις.

May you, pair of holy ones, protect Leo Gabras.

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