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Niketas Sarantenos (eleventh/twelfth century)

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.1034
Diameter 24 mm
Condition Blank too small for die. The reading has been confirmed with reference to the better preserved parallel cited in this entry.
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 1391.

Obverse

St. Niketas standing, holding the martyr's cross in his right hand. Lettering on either side: |ν|ι|κητ|α. : ὁ ἅ(γιος) Νικήτα[ς]. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of four lines. Border of dots.

ρ̣τυσ
π̣οισμε
α̣ν̣τ
ι̣κηταν

[μά]ρτυς, [σκ]έποις με [Σαρ]αντην[ὸ(ν) Ν]ικήταν

Translation

μάρτυς, σκέποις με Σαραντηνὸν Νικήταν.

Martyr, may you protect me, Niketas Sarantenos.

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.1034
Diameter 24 mm
Condition Blank too small for die. The reading has been confirmed with reference to the better preserved parallel cited in this entry.
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 1391.

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.1034
Diameter 24 mm
Condition Blank too small for die. The reading has been confirmed with reference to the better preserved parallel cited in this entry.
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 1391.