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Leo Stethatos (eleventh century, second half)

 
 

Obverse

The Mother of God seated on a backed throne holding Christ on her lap. Sigla: ̅ΘΥ̅ : Μήτηρ Θεοῦ. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of five lines. Border of dots.


γνη
οηθει
λεοντι
τστη
θτ
 

Ἁγνὴ βοήθει Λέοντι τῷ Στηθάτῳ

Obverse

The Mother of God seated on a backed throne holding Christ on her lap. Sigla: ̅ΘΥ̅ : Μήτηρ Θεοῦ. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of five lines. Border of dots.


γνη
οηθει
λεοντι
τστη
θτ
 

Ἁγνὴ βοήθει Λέοντι τῷ Στηθάτῳ

Accession number BZS.1947.2.1285
Diameter 24.0 mm; field: 21.0 mm
Previous Editions

Laurent, Bulles métriques, no. 586. Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 6.

Translation

Ἁγνὴ βοήθει Λέοντι τῷ Στηθάτῳ.

Holy One, help Niketas Stethatos.

Commentary

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