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John vestes and judge of the Thrakesioi (eleventh century)

Accession number BZS.1958.106.5431
Diameter 28 mm
Field diameter 25 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 3, no. 2.14.

Obverse

The Virgin standing three quarters, her hands extended toward a mandorla, apparently containing the bust of Christ. Sigla: ̅-θ̅υ : Μή(τη)ρ Θ(εο)ῦ. Traces of a circular inscription along the upper circumference. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of seven lines preceded and followed by decoration. Circle of pellets within a double linear border.

[–]·
.κεR,θ,
τσδ,
ι̅̅Rεστη
καικριτη
τνθρα
κησ,ν
– + –

[Θ(εοτό)]κε β(οή)θ(ει) τῷ σῷ δού(λῳ) Ἰω(άννῃ) βέστῃ καὶ κριτῇ τῶν Θρᾳκησ(ί)ων.

Translation

Θεοτόκε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ Ἰωάννῃ βέστῃ καὶ κριτῇ τῶν Θρᾳκησίων

Mother of God, help your servant John, vestes and judge of Thrakesioi.

Accession number BZS.1958.106.5431
Diameter 28 mm
Field diameter 25 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 3, no. 2.14.

Notes

Accession number BZS.1958.106.5431
Diameter 28 mm
Field diameter 25 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 3, no. 2.14.

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