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Nicholas ek prosopou of Crete (eleventh century, second half)

 
 

Obverse

Bust of St. Titos, offering a blessing and holding a book. Vertical inscription:    : ὁ ἅ(γιος) Τ[ῖτος]. No visible border.

Reverse

Inscription of five lines followed by decoration. No visible border.

ΦΡΑ
ΚΗΤ
.ΠΡΟΣ
ΤΗΣ
ΡΙΤΗΣ

Σφραγὶς Νικήτα ἐκ προσώπου τῆς Κρίτης

Obverse

Bust of St. Titos, offering a blessing and holding a book. Vertical inscription:    : ὁ ἅ(γιος) Τ[ῖτος]. No visible border.

Reverse

Inscription of five lines followed by decoration. No visible border.

ΦΡΑ
ΚΗΤ
.ΠΡΟΣ
ΤΗΣ
ΡΙΤΗΣ

Σφραγὶς Νικήτα ἐκ προσώπου τῆς Κρίτης

Accession number BZS.1958.106.3294
Diameter 22.0 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 2, no. 36.3.
D. Tsougarakis, REB 48 (1990) 245, no. 4. Cf. SBS 2 (1990) 150, no. 53, and Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden II, no. 2678 (with a different reading).