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Athanasios monk (eleventh/twelfth century)

Accession Number:
BZS.1955.1.4977

Previous Editions

Laurent, Corpus V/3, no. 1964.

Details

Diameter:
15 mm

Obverse

Athanasios monk (eleventh/twelfth century)

Inscription in five lines. Linear border.

ΓΡΑ
.ΝΣΦΡΑ
.ΙΣΜΑΤΥΓ
ΧΑΝΤΕ
ΛΟΓΝ

Γραφῶν σφράγισμα τυγχάνω τε καὶ λόγων

Reverse

Athanasios monk (eleventh/twelfth century)

Inscription in four lines. Linear border.

αθανα
σιτν
μονα.
εσχατ

Ἀθανασίου τῶν μοναστῶν ἐσχάτου

Translation

Γραφῶν σφράγισμα τυγχάνω τε καὶ λόγων Ἀθανασίου τῶν μοναστῶν ἐσχάτου.

I am the seal of the writings and words of Athanasios, the least of monks.

Audio

Commentary

Dodecasyllabic.

 

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