You are here:Home/Resources/ Byzantine Seals/ Search the Catalogue/ John Sgouros (eleventh/twelfth century)

John Sgouros (eleventh/twelfth century)

Accession number BZS.1958.106.1820
Diameter 16 mm
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 507.

Obverse

Inscription of three lines, a cross above. Border of dots.


γραφασ
σφραγι
σ̣ο̣ν̣

γραφὰς σφράγισον

Reverse

Inscription of three lines. Border of dots.

λογσ
ι̅τσ
γ̣ρ̣ˊ

(καὶ) λόγους Ἰω(άννου) τοῦ Σγουρ(οῦ)

Translation

γραφὰς σφράγισον καὶ λόγους Ἰωάννου τοῦ Σγουροῦ.

Seal the letters and words of John Sgouros.

Commentary

The absence of iconography makes it difficult to know which tutelary power the owner is addressing.

Accession number BZS.1958.106.1820
Diameter 16 mm
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 507.

Accession number BZS.1958.106.1820
Diameter 16 mm
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 507.

Notes

Accession number BZS.1958.106.1820
Diameter 16 mm
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 507.

Parallels

Related Content