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Manuel Xiphilinos (twelfth century)

Accession number BZS.1958.106.5403
Diameter 26 mm
Field diameter 24 mm
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 439.

Obverse

Bust of St. Nicholas offering a blessing and holding the Gospels. Sigla: ο||γι|ο|σν|ι|κο|λ|οσ : ὁ ἅγιος Νικόλαος. Border of dots.

Reverse

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


γρσ
σργι
μνουηλ
Ξιιλι
νου 

γραφὰς σφραγίζω Μανουὴλ Ξιφιλίνου

Translation

γραφὰς σφραγίζω Μανουὴλ Ξιφιλίνου.

I seal the letters of Manuel Xiphilinos.

Commentary

Very little is known of this Manuel Xiphilinos who was a contemporary of the Patriarch George II Xiphilinos (1191-1198).

Accession number BZS.1958.106.5403
Diameter 26 mm
Field diameter 24 mm
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 439.

Accession number BZS.1958.106.5403
Diameter 26 mm
Field diameter 24 mm
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 439.

Notes

Accession number BZS.1958.106.5403
Diameter 26 mm
Field diameter 24 mm
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 439.

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