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Epiphanios Krateros (twelfth century)

Accession Number:
BZS.1958.106.1704

Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 790.

Details

Diameter:
20 mm
Condition:
Broken, and half preserved.

Obverse

Epiphanios Krateros (twelfth century)

The Mother of God standing, turned to the left with her hands outstretched towards the manus Dei. Sigla preserved on one side: θυ̅ : Μήτηρ Θεοῦ. Epithet: τι|σα : Ἁγιοσορίτισα. Line border.

Reverse

Epiphanios Krateros (twelfth century)

Inscription of four lines. Βorder of dots.

επι
ονκρ
ρονσ
οισκο

Ἐπιφάνιον Κρατερὸν σκέποις, κόρη

Translation

Ἐπιφάνιον Κρατερὸν σκέποις, κόρη.

Virgin, may you protect Epiphanios Krateros.

Audio

Commentary

The reading of this seal has been restored with reference to its better preserved counterpart listed below.

 

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