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Sergios metropolitan of Corinth (eleventh/twelfth century)

Accession number BZS.1958.106.1950
Diameter 20 mm
Field diameter 18 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 2, no. 25.4b; Laurent, Corpus V/3, no. 1748. See also Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 952.

Obverse

Saint Theodore standing, holding a spear and a shield resting on the ground. Vertical Inscription: |Θ|Ε|Ω| Δ|ΟΡ|Ο|: Ὅ ἅγιος Θεώδορος. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of five lines. Border of dots.

ΘΥΤ
ΚΟΡΙΝΘ
..ΡΓΙΟΝ
Μ.ΡΤΥΣ
ΣΚΕΠ,

Θύτην Κορίνθου Σέργιον, μάρτυς, σκέποις

Translation

Θύτην Κορίνθου Σέργιον, μάρτυς, σκέποις.

Martyr, may you protect Sergios, metropolitan of Corinth.

Commentary

See the commentary to the parallel specimen, BZS 1947.2.475.

Accession number BZS.1958.106.1950
Diameter 20 mm
Field diameter 18 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 2, no. 25.4b; Laurent, Corpus V/3, no. 1748. See also Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 952.

Notes

Accession number BZS.1958.106.1950
Diameter 20 mm
Field diameter 18 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 2, no. 25.4b; Laurent, Corpus V/3, no. 1748. See also Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 952.