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Michael Tourditzes (thirteenth/fourteenth century)

Accession number BZS.1947.2.1338
Diameter 24 mm
Field diameter 20 mm
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden II, no. 2635.

Obverse

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

ΣΡ
ΙΣΙΧ
ΗΛ

σφραγὶς Μιχαὴλ

Reverse

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

ΤΝ
ΡΝΤΟ
ΤΟΤΟΡ
ΙΤΖΗ

τῶν γραφῶν τοῦ Τουρδίτζη

Translation

σφραγὶς Μιχαὴλ τῶν γραφῶν τοῦ Τουρδίτζη.

Seal of the letters of Michael Tourditzes.

Commentary

Note the forms of the lettering.

Accession number BZS.1947.2.1338
Diameter 24 mm
Field diameter 20 mm
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden II, no. 2635.