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Gregory Kamateros (eleventh century)

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.1496
Diameter 27 mm
Field diameter 21 mm
Condition Partially effaced on the obverse.

Obverse

Bust of the Mother of God. Sigla: Μ̅.: Μήτηρ Θεο. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription in four lines. Border of dots.

ΚΕ̅,Θ,
ΓΡΙΓΟΡΙ
ΤΚΑΜΑ
ΤΗΡ

Κύριε βοήθει Γριγορίῳ τῷ Καματηρῷ

Translation

Κύριε βοήθει Γριγορίῳ τῷ Καματηρῷ.

Lord, help Gregory Kamateros.

Commentary

Four seals in the Dumbarton Oaks Collection, listed below, are closely related but not exactly parallel to this specimen. Jordanov (Corpus II, p. 173) lists several seals in other collections, which are also related and possibly parallel to it.

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.1496
Diameter 27 mm
Field diameter 21 mm
Condition Partially effaced on the obverse.
Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.1496
Diameter 27 mm
Field diameter 21 mm
Condition Partially effaced on the obverse.

Notes

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.1496
Diameter 27 mm
Field diameter 21 mm
Condition Partially effaced on the obverse.