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Amir Allah (tenth/eleventh century)

Accession number BZS.1955.1.4594
Diameter 19 mm


Arabic inscription in two lines. Border of dots.

أمير الله


Arabic inscription in two lines. Indeterminate border.

يا نصر بالله


أمير الله. يا نصر بالله

Amir Allah. O victory in God. 


There is no indication that this seal belonged to a Christian; additionally, it is uncertain whether the reverse reads as it does as the word order should be reversed.