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Niketas Paxenos (eleventh century)

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.926
Diameter 26 mm
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden II, no. 2087.

Obverse

St. Niketas standing, holding spear and shield. On the left, a vertical inscription in the form of a cross; on the right, a vertical inscription: ο||οσ|ι|ονι|κη|τ|σ : ὁ ἅγιος Νικήτας. Border of dots.

Reverse

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


σκεποις
μεμρτυσ
τονπη
νοννικ
ητν

σκέποις με, μάρτυς, τὸν Παξηνὸν Νικήταν

Translation

Σκέποις με, μάρτυς, τὸν Παξηνὸν Νικήταν.

Martyr, may you watch over me, Niketas Paxenos.

Commentary

See Wassiliou-Seibt's commentary for further instances of the name Paxenos in sigillographic publications.

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.926
Diameter 26 mm
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden II, no. 2087.

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.926
Diameter 26 mm
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden II, no. 2087.

Notes

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.926
Diameter 26 mm
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden II, no. 2087.

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