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John presbyteros of the Great Church (eleventh century)

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.1053
Diameter 19 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 5 no. 42.39a; Laurent, Corpus 5.2: no. 1094 (with misreadings).

Obverse

Bust of St. John Chrysostomos. Inscription in two columns: |Ι̅|o|στ|μ : Ὁ ἁ(γιος) Ἰω(άννης) ὁ Χρ(υ)σ(όσ)τ(ο)μ(ος). Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of four lines followed by decoration. Border of dots.

Ι̅ελ̅ε
θ̅υ̅υτ
τησεκ
κλησ


Ἰω(ἀννης) ἐλέ(ῳ) Θ(εο)ῦ πρ(εσ)βύτ(ερος) τῆς Μ(ε)γ(άλης) Ἐκκλησ(ίας)

Translation

Ἰωἀννης ἐλέῳ Θεοῦ πρεσβύτερος τῆς Μεγάλης Ἐκκλησίας.

John, by the grace of God, presbyteros of the Great Church.

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.1053
Diameter 19 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 5 no. 42.39a; Laurent, Corpus 5.2: no. 1094 (with misreadings).

Notes

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.1053
Diameter 19 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 5 no. 42.39a; Laurent, Corpus 5.2: no. 1094 (with misreadings).