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Michael (eleventh century, first half)

Accession number BZS.1955.1.3738
Diameter 25 mm
Condition Chipped along the circumference.
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden II, no. 2374.

Obverse

Bust of the Mother of God holding the Child in her left arm. Inscription on either side: ̅ΘΥ̅: Μή(τη)ρ Θ(εο)ῦ. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of five lines beginning with a cross. A decoration above. Border of dots.

  
ΣΦΡΓ,
ΓΕΝΣ
ΜΙΧΗΛ
ΓΝΗΛ
ΤΡ

σφραγ(ὶς) γενοῦ σῷ Μιχαὴλ, ἁγνή, λ(ά)τρ(ει)

Translation

σφραγὶς γενοῦ σῷ Μιχαὴλ, ἁγνή, λάτρει.

Holy One, be the seal for your servant Michael.

Accession number BZS.1955.1.3738
Diameter 25 mm
Condition Chipped along the circumference.
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden II, no. 2374.