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Soterichos (eleventh century, second half)

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.1978
Diameter 30 mm
Condition Broken; one third missing.
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 922.

Obverse

Bust of the Mother of God orans, the medallion of Christ before her. Inscription faintly preserved: ̅θυ̅: Μή(τη)ρ Θ(εο)ῦ. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of five lines beginning with a cross. Border of dots.

θ..
σκεπευ
λατεδεσι
μτατον
στηριχ
  

Θ(εοτό)[κε], σκέπε, φύλαττε δεσιμώτατον Σωτήριχον

Translation

Θεοτόκε, σκέπε, φύλαττε δεσιμώτατον Σωτήριχον.

Mother of God, protect and guard the most venerable Soterichos.

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.1978
Diameter 30 mm
Condition Broken; one third missing.
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 922.

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.1978
Diameter 30 mm
Condition Broken; one third missing.
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 922.

Notes

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.1978
Diameter 30 mm
Condition Broken; one third missing.
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 922.

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