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Niketas Kostomyres (eleventh/twelfth century)

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.1526
Diameter 24 mm
Field diameter 21 mm
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 13.

Obverse

Bust of the Mother of God (Episkepsis) orans, holding the medallion of Christ before her. Sigla: ̅θυ̅ : Μήτηρ Θεοῦ. Border of dots.

Reverse

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


αγνημε
φρουρει
νικηταν
κοστομυ
ρην

Ἁγνὴ, μὲ φρούρει Νικήταν Κοστομύρην

Translation

Ἁγνὴ, μὲ φρούρει Νικήταν Κοστομύρην.

Holy one, protect me, Niketas Kostomyres.

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.1526
Diameter 24 mm
Field diameter 21 mm
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 13.

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.1526
Diameter 24 mm
Field diameter 21 mm
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 13.

Notes

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.1526
Diameter 24 mm
Field diameter 21 mm
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 13.