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The monastery of St. Panteleimon (eleventh/twelfth century)

Accession Number:
BZS.1955.1.5046

Previous Editions

DO Seals 5 no. 87.1.

Details

Diameter:
25 mm
Field:
20 mm
Condition:
Cracked along channel, with loss of metal (obverse)

Obverse

The monastery of St. Panteleimon (eleventh/twelfth century)

Bust of St. Panteleimon (obscured by a crack along channel and loss of metal). Inscription in two columns: |π|αν|τ,λ|ε|ημ|ο, : Ὁ ἅ(γιος) Παντ(ε)λεήμο(ν). Border of dots.

Reverse

The monastery of St. Panteleimon (eleventh/twelfth century)

Inscription of five lines preceded and followed by decoration. Border of dots.


τσσουσ
μ.νασ.ασ
παντ.λεη
μονσκε
ποισ


Τοὺς σοὺς μ[ο]νασ[τ]άς, Παντελεήμον, σκέποις

Translation

Τοὺς σοὺς μοναστάς, Παντελεήμον, σκέποις.

Panteleimon, watch over your monks.

Audio

Commentary

Twelve-syllable verse.

 

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