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George (eleventh/twelfth century)

Accession number BZS.1958.106.2434
Diameter 22 mm
Field diameter 17 mm
Condition Overstruck on reverse. Chipped at upper opening of channel.
Previous Editions

Wassiliou-Seibt, Corpus, no. 372b.

Obverse

Standing St. George, nimbate, with a spear in his right hand and a shield in his left, leaning on the ground. Inscription to both sides: |Γ|Ε|Ο|ΡΓ|ΙΟ|Σ: ὁ ἅγιος Γεόργιος. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription in five lines. Border of dots.

γραφα
σφραγιζ
λογ..
.ορ..
ου

Γραφὰς σφραγίζω καὶ λόγους Γεωργίου

Translation

Γραφὰς σφραγίζω καὶ λόγους Γεωργίου.

I seal the writings and words of George.

Commentary

Dodecasyllable. There seems to be evidence of an overstrike on the reverse in the two borders visible in its right portion.

Accession number BZS.1958.106.2434
Diameter 22 mm
Field diameter 17 mm
Condition Overstruck on reverse. Chipped at upper opening of channel.
Previous Editions

Wassiliou-Seibt, Corpus, no. 372b.

Accession number BZS.1958.106.2434
Diameter 22 mm
Field diameter 17 mm
Condition Overstruck on reverse. Chipped at upper opening of channel.
Previous Editions

Wassiliou-Seibt, Corpus, no. 372b.

Notes

Accession number BZS.1958.106.2434
Diameter 22 mm
Field diameter 17 mm
Condition Overstruck on reverse. Chipped at upper opening of channel.
Previous Editions

Wassiliou-Seibt, Corpus, no. 372b.