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Michael (eleventh century, second half)

Accession number BZS.1955.1.3685
Diameter 17 mm
Condition Chipped and corroded.
Previous Editions

This specimen should be added to the entry in Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden II, no. 1613.

Obverse

Bust of the archangel Michael holding the sceptre and globus. Sigla: μΧ : Μιχαήλ. Border of dots.

Reverse

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


ομ...
μον...
μιχαηλ
λατρην
σκεποι.

ὁμ[ώνυ]μόν [σοι] Μιχαήλ λάτρην σκέποι[ς]

Translation

ὁμώνυμόν σοι Μιχαήλ λάτρην σκέποις.

Michael, may you protect your servant of the same name.

Accession number BZS.1955.1.3685
Diameter 17 mm
Condition Chipped and corroded.
Previous Editions

This specimen should be added to the entry in Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden II, no. 1613.

Accession number BZS.1955.1.3685
Diameter 17 mm
Condition Chipped and corroded.
Previous Editions

This specimen should be added to the entry in Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden II, no. 1613.