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John metropolitan of Amastris (tenth/eleventh century)

Accession Number:
BZS.1955.1.4813

Previous Editions

DO Seals 4, no. 12.4b.

Details

Diameter:
25 mm

Obverse

John metropolitan of Amastris (tenth/eleventh century)

Bust of St. John Prodromos blessing and holding a scroll. Inscription in two columns: |ι̅ω|ο-|δ : Ὁ ἅ(γιος) Ἰω(άννης) ὁ Πρ(ό)δ(ρομος). Border of dots.

Reverse

John metropolitan of Amastris (tenth/eleventh century)

Inscription of five lines, a decoration below. Border of dots.

κ̅ερ,θ,
Ι̅μητ,ο,
πολητι
ταμαστ
αρδου

Κ(ύρι)ε β(οή)θ(ει) Ἰω(άννῃ) μητ(ρ)οπολήτι τ(οῦ) Ἀμαστράρδου

 

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