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Theodore (eleventh/twelfth century)

Accession number BZS.1958.106.3143
Diameter 20 mm
Field diameter 17 mm
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 289.

Obverse

Bust of St. George holding a spear over his right shoulder and a shield with his left hand. Epigraphy: |γ|ε|ρ|γ, : ὁ ἅ(γιος) Γεώργ(ιος). Border of dots.

Reverse

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

  
γινσυ
σαφησφ̣
ραγιδα
θεοδρ

γίνου σὺ σαφὴ(ς) σφραγῖδα Θεοδ(ώ)ρ(ῳ)

Translation

γίνου σὺ σαφὴς σφραγῖδα Θεοδώρῳ.

Be it clear that you seal this for Theodore.

Commentary

Note that σφραγῖδα here appears to be a form of σφραγὶς in popular speech.

Accession number BZS.1958.106.3143
Diameter 20 mm
Field diameter 17 mm
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 289.

Accession number BZS.1958.106.3143
Diameter 20 mm
Field diameter 17 mm
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 289.

Notes

Accession number BZS.1958.106.3143
Diameter 20 mm
Field diameter 17 mm
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 289.

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