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Xene Dalassene (eleventh/twelfth century)

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.1583
Diameter 21 mm
Condition Corroded.
Previous Editions

Laurent, Corpus V/3, no. 2010; Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 601.

Obverse

Bust of St. Antony holding the martyr's cross in his right hand. Details indistinct. On either side, traces of epigraphy: |α|ν|τν|ι|ο : ὁ ἅ(γιος) Ἀντ(ό)νιο(ς). Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of four lines, a cross above. Border of dots.


αλαση
εν
μεσζοι
τρσμακαρ

Δαλασ(σ)ηνὴν Ξένην με σῴζοι(ς), τρ(ι)σμάκαρ

Translation

Δαλασσηνὴν Ξένην με σῴζοις, τρισμάκαρ.

Thrice-blessèd one, may you preserve me, Xene Dalassene.

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.1583
Diameter 21 mm
Condition Corroded.
Previous Editions

Laurent, Corpus V/3, no. 2010; Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 601.

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.1583
Diameter 21 mm
Condition Corroded.
Previous Editions

Laurent, Corpus V/3, no. 2010; Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 601.

Notes

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.1583
Diameter 21 mm
Condition Corroded.
Previous Editions

Laurent, Corpus V/3, no. 2010; Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 601.

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