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Anna Kourtikina, nun (eleventh century)

Accession Number:
BZS.1958.106.325

Previous Editions

Cf. Laurent, Corpus V/2, no. 1463.

Details

Diameter:
15 mm
Field:
12 mm
Condition:
Blank too small for die; the full reading of this seal is based on the parallels from the same boulloterion listed below.

Obverse

Anna Kourtikina, nun (eleventh century)

Bust of the Virgin with the medallion of Christ. Inscription: μ̅θυ̅ : Μήτηρ Θεοῦ. Border of dots.

Reverse

Anna Kourtikina, nun (eleventh century)

Inscription in four lines with decoration below. Border of dots.


ΘΚΕΘ,

ΑΝΝΑ
ΤΗΚΟΥΡ
ΤΙΚΙΝΑ

Κύριε βοήθει Ἄννᾳ μοναχ τῇ Κουρτίκινᾳ

Translation

Κύριε βοήθει Ἄννᾳ μοναχῇ τῇ Κουρτίκινᾳ.

Theotokos, help Anna Kourtikina, nun.

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