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Anonymous (eleventh/twelfth century)

 
 

Obverse

St. Michael standing, wings outspread, holding a sceptre in his right hand and a globus in his left. Details indistinct. Inscription on either side: μ|ιχ|α : Μιχα(ήλ). Border of dots.

Reverse

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

  
ο̣ρντασ
γραφαστι
νοσησφρα
γι̣σ̣νοε̣ι̣

ὁρῶν τὰς γραφὰς τίνος ἡ σφραγὶς νόει

Obverse

St. Michael standing, wings outspread, holding a sceptre in his right hand and a globus in his left. Details indistinct. Inscription on either side: μ|ιχ|α : Μιχα(ήλ). Border of dots.

Reverse

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

  
ο̣ρντασ
γραφαστι
νοσησφρα
γι̣σ̣νοε̣ι̣

ὁρῶν τὰς γραφὰς τίνος ἡ σφραγὶς νόει

Accession number BZS.1947.2.1565
Diameter 21.0 mm
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden II, no. 1690.

Translation

ὁρῶν τὰς γραφὰς τίνος ἡ σφραγὶς νόει.

Find out whose seal this is by looking at the letter.

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