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Euthymios (?) monk (eleventh century)

Accession Number:
BZS.1955.1.5019

Details

Diameter:
14 mm
Field:
9 mm
Condition:
Chipped at bottom.

Obverse

Euthymios (?) monk (eleventh century)

Standing St. Michael, holding scepter and the globus; details indistinct. Inscription: Α Χ: Ἀρχάγγελος Μιχαήλ. Border of dots.

Reverse

Euthymios (?) monk (eleventh century)

Inscription of at least four lines. Border of dots. 


σφραγ,
μοναχ.
ευτελ..
θ.ι

Σφραγὶς μοναχοῦ εὐτελοῦς Εὐθυμίου

Translation

Σφραγὶς μοναχοῦ εὐτελοῦς Εὐθυμίου.

Seal of the humble monk Euthymios.  

Audio

Commentary

The name is uncertain. Laurent reads Κωνσταντίνου, but this is doubtful. Euthymios seems more likely from what remains, but this reading is tentative at best. 

 

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