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Gregory Katranites (eleventh century)

Accession number BZS.1955.1.3851
Diameter 21 mm
Condition Corroded.

Obverse

Bust of the Mother of God with medallion of Christ. Sigla: ̅ΘΥ: Μήτηρ Θεο. Traces of circular inscription. Indeterminate border.

ΟΗΘΙ........

Θεοτόκε βοήθι τῷ σῷ δούλ

Reverse

Inscription in five lines. Indeterminate border.

ΓΡΗ
..ΡΙΣΦ
..ΓΙΣΜ
.ΚΑΤΡΑ
ΝΗΤ,

Γρηγορίου σφράγισμα τοῦ Κατρανήτου

Translation

Θεοτόκε βοήθι τῷ σῷ δούλῳ. Γρηγορίου σφράγισμα τοῦ Κατρανήτου.

Mother of God, help your servant. This is the seal of Gregory Katranites.