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Basil (eleventh century, second half)

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.1416
Diameter 26 mm
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden II, no. 1668.

Obverse

Bust of St. Basil holding the book and offering a blessing. Sigla on either side: |Β||σι|λ|η|ο|σ : ὁ ἅ(γιος) Βασίληος. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of four lines beginning with a cross. Decorations above and below. Border of dots.

  
ομνυ
ντισ
ν̣εμοι,πε̅ρ
χριν
  

ὁμωνυμοῦντι σὴν νέμοι(ς), π(άτ)ερ, χάριν

Translation

ὁμωνυμοῦντι σὴν νέμοις, πάτερ, χάριν.

Father, may you dispense your grace upon your servant of the same name.

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.1416
Diameter 26 mm
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden II, no. 1668.