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Michael proedros (eleventh century)

Accession Number:
BZS.1958.106.1941

Details

Diameter:
14 mm

Obverse

Michael proedros (eleventh century)

The Virgin standing, turning and lifting her hands to the right. Inscription: ̅θΥ̅ : Μήτηρ Θεοῦ. Border of dots.

Reverse

Michael proedros (eleventh century)

Inscription in five lines. Border of dots.

αε
δροναγ
μιχαηλ
λατρην
σκε.

Πρόεδρον, Ἁγνή, Μιχαὴλ λάτρην σκέπε

Translation

Πρόεδρον, Ἁγνή, Μιχαὴλ λάτρην σκέπε.

Immaculate one, protect (your) worshipper, the proedros Michael.

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Commentary

Dodecasyllable. This seal may either be the seal of a bishop, or of an individual with the title of proedros.

 

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