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The poimen (= metropolitan) of Crete (twelfth century)

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.1088
Diameter 28 mm
Field diameter 23 mm
Condition Cracked along channel. Corroded on both sides.
Previous Editions

DO Seals 2, no. 36.13a.
Laurent, Corpus V/1, no. 622.
Cf. SBS 2 (1990) 144-45, no. 13.

Obverse

St. Titos standing. Half of the inscription preserved: Τ|Ι|Τ|Ο|Σ: ὁ ἅγιος Τίτος. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of five lines, beginning and ending with a cross. Border of dots.

ΤΟΝ
ΠΟΙΜΕ
ΣΚΕΠΟΙ
ΤΗΣΚΡ
ΤΙΤ

Τὸν ποιμένα σκέποις με τῆς Κρίτης, Τίτε

Translation

Τὸν ποιμένα σκέποις με τῆς Κρίτης, Τίτε.

Titos, may you protect me, the metropolitan of Crete.

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.1088
Diameter 28 mm
Field diameter 23 mm
Condition Cracked along channel. Corroded on both sides.
Previous Editions

DO Seals 2, no. 36.13a.
Laurent, Corpus V/1, no. 622.
Cf. SBS 2 (1990) 144-45, no. 13.

Notes

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.1088
Diameter 28 mm
Field diameter 23 mm
Condition Cracked along channel. Corroded on both sides.
Previous Editions

DO Seals 2, no. 36.13a.
Laurent, Corpus V/1, no. 622.
Cf. SBS 2 (1990) 144-45, no. 13.