You are here: Home / Publications & Online Resources / Byzantine Seals / Search the Catalogue / George archbishop of Crete (eighth century)

George archbishop of Crete (eighth century)

Accession Number:
BZS.1955.1.4699

Previous Editions

DO Seals 2, no. 36.9.
Laurent, Corpus V/3, no. 1753.
Zacos-Veglery, no. 1913.
Cf. SBS 2 (1990) 144, no. 2.

Details

Diameter:
23 mm
Condition:
Blank too small for die. Corroded along circumference.

Obverse

George archbishop of Crete (eighth century)

Cruciform invocative monogram (type VIII). In the quarters: Σ|ΔΛ. Indeterminate border.

Κύριε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ

Reverse

George archbishop of Crete (eighth century)

Inscription of four lines, a decoration above (and?) below. No border visible.

.ΕΡ.
ΙΑΡΧΙΕ
ΠΙΣΚΟΠ
ΚΡΙΤΗΣ

Γεωργίῳ ἀρχιεπισκόπῳ Κρίτης

 

Document Actions