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Michael bishop of Raidestos (twelfth century)

Accession Number:
BZS.1958.106.29

Previous Editions

DO Seals 1, no. 59.7b.
Laurent, Corpus V/1, no. 310 (faulty reading, corrected in Corpus V/2, 455 and V/3, no. 1700bis).

Details

Diameter:
32 mm
Field:
23 mm
Condition:
Corroded.

Obverse

Michael bishop of Raidestos (twelfth century)

Three figures: in center, the Virgin holding Christ. Left, a saint of uncertain identity (St. Akempsimas?) with arm outstretched. Right, St. Eudokimos accompanied by remains of his vertical inscription: ΚΙ|Μ: Ὁ ἅγιος Εὐδόκιμος. Border of dots.

Reverse

Michael bishop of Raidestos (twelfth century)

Inscription of five lines. Border of dots.

ΠΑ
ΝΑΓΝΕ
ΡΑΙΔΕΣΤ
ΜΕΜΙΧΑΗΛ
ΣΚΕΠΟΙΣ

Πάναγνε Ῥαιδεστοῦ με Μιχαὴλ σκέποις

 

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