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John (man) of (the bishop or metropolitan) of Madyta (eleventh century)

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.2191
Diameter 15 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 5 no. 101.1c.

Obverse

Bust of the Mother of God orans with the medallion of Christ on her breast. At left and right: μ̅ρ̅ : Μ(ήτηρ) Θ(εοῦ). Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of four lines. Border of dots.


σκεποισ
ι̅μεντον
τμαδυ
τν 

Σκέποις Ἰω(άννην) με{ν} τὸν τοῦ Μαδύτων

Translation

Σκέποις Ἰωάννην με τὸν τοῦ Μαδύτων.

Watch over me, John, the man of the bishop (or metropolitan) of Madyta.

Commentary

Edited jointly with BZS 1958.106.301 and 1958.106.365; see the commentary to the first of these seals.

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.2191
Diameter 15 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 5 no. 101.1c.

Notes

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.2191
Diameter 15 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 5 no. 101.1c.