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Leo (eleventh century)

 
 

Obverse

Bust of St. Demetrios, facing, nimbate, with a spear in his right hand over his right shoulder and a shield in his left. Inscription in columns to both sides: |Δ|ΗΜ|Η|ΤΡ: ὁ ἅγιος Δημήτριος. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription in five lines. Border of dots.

  
σφραγ,
λεοντος
τονλογον
.ικυρ
..

Σφραγὶς Λέοντος τὸν λόγον ἐπικύρου

Obverse

Bust of St. Demetrios, facing, nimbate, with a spear in his right hand over his right shoulder and a shield in his left. Inscription in columns to both sides: |Δ|ΗΜ|Η|ΤΡ: ὁ ἅγιος Δημήτριος. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription in five lines. Border of dots.

  
σφραγ,
λεοντος
τονλογον
.ικυρ
..

Σφραγὶς Λέοντος τὸν λόγον ἐπικύρου

Accession number BZS.1947.2.1112
Diameter 17.0 mm
Previous Editions

Wassiliou-Seibt, Corpus, no. 2541.

Translation

Σφραγὶς Λέοντος τὸν λόγον ἐπικύρου.

Seal, ratify the word of Leo.

Commentary

Dodecasyllable.