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John (eleventh century, second half)

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.2921
Diameter 22 mm
Condition Struck off center.
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden II, no. 1666.

Obverse

Bust of St. John the Theologian holding the book. Traces of sigla at right: θ|εο|..|γ, : [ὁ ἅ(γιος) Ἰω(άννης) ὁ] Θεό[λο]γ(ος). Border of dots.

Reverse

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

  
̣μονυ
Μ̣ντισ,
ιπε̅ρ
αριν

ὡμονυμοῦντι σ(ὴν) [δ]ίδου, π(άτ)ερ, [χ]άριν

Translation

ὡμονυμοῦντι σὴν δίδου, πάτερ, χάριν.

Father, bestow your grace upon your servant of the same name.

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.2921
Diameter 22 mm
Condition Struck off center.
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden II, no. 1666.