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Niketas bishop of Madyta (eleventh century)

Accession number BZS.1958.106.66
Diameter 25 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 1, no. 55.3.
Laurent, Corpus V/1, no. 331.

Obverse

Bust of the Virgin holding Christ. Sigla: ..: Μήτηρ Θεοῦ. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of four lines preceded and followed by decoration. Border of dots.

·
.ΘΚ̅Ε,

.ΝΙΚΗΤ,
.ΠΙΣΚΟΠ
ΜΑΔΥΤ,

Θεοτόκε βοήθει Νικήτ πισκόπ Μαδύτων

Translation

Θεοτόκε βοήθει Νικήτᾳ ἐπισκόπῳ Μαδύτων.

Theotokos, help Niketas bishop of Madyta.