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(The monastery?) of the Ascension (eleventh/twelfth century)

Accession Number:
BZS.1958.106.478

Previous Editions

DO Seals 5 no. 69.1b; Laurent, Corpus 5:3: no. 1898.

Details

Diameter:
17 mm

Obverse

(The monastery?) of the Ascension (eleventh/twelfth century)

Bust of the Mother of God orans with a medallion of Christ before her. At left and right: μ̅θ̅ : Μ(ήτηρ) Θ(εοῦ). Border of dots.

Reverse

(The monastery?) of the Ascension (eleventh/twelfth century)

Inscription of three lines followed by a decoration consisting of a colon and a horizontal bar. Border of dots.

ην
ληψη
σ

Ἡ Ἀνάληψης

 

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