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John Manuelites (twelfth century, first half)

 
 

Obverse

Bust of St. Constantine. Details indistinct. Traces of an inscription on either side: |κ|ν.|τα|τη|νο|σ : ὁ ἅ(γιος) Κων[σ]τα[ν]τήνος. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of four lines. Border of dots.

ι̅σ
ργ̣ισμ
μνη̣
λ̣ι̣τ̣̣

Ἰω(άννου) σφράγισμ[α] Μανουηλίτου

Obverse

Bust of St. Constantine. Details indistinct. Traces of an inscription on either side: |κ|ν.|τα|τη|νο|σ : ὁ ἅ(γιος) Κων[σ]τα[ν]τήνος. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of four lines. Border of dots.

ι̅σ
ργ̣ισμ
μνη̣
λ̣ι̣τ̣̣

Ἰω(άννου) σφράγισμ[α] Μανουηλίτου

Accession number BZS.1955.1.3889
Diameter 22.0 mm
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 1038.

Translation

Ἰωάννου σφράγισμα Μανουηλίτου.

Seal of John Manuelites.

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