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Basil (eleventh century)

Accession Number:
BZS.1958.106.796

Previous Editions

Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 322.

Details

Diameter:
23 mm
Condition:
Badly worn on the obverse.

Obverse

Basil (eleventh century)

St. Basil standing, details indistinct. Traces of sigla at left: |Α : Ὁ ἅγιος Βασιλεἰος. Border of dots.

Reverse

Basil (eleventh century)

Inscription of five lines. Border of dots.

γρ
σσρ
γιετσ
ομνυμ,
περ

Γραφὰς σφράγιζε τὰς ὁμωνύμου, πάτερ

Translation

Γραφὰς σφράγιζε τὰς ὁμωνύμου, πάτερ.

Holy father, seal the letters of your namesake.

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