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John Autonomos (?) (eleventh/twelfth century)

 
 

Obverse

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

ι̅
σρα..
σμα

Ἰω(άννου) σφρά[γι]σμα

Reverse

Inscription of three lines. Border of dots.

του
.υτο
.μ̣ου

τοῦ [Α]ὐτο[νό]μου

Obverse

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

ι̅
σρα..
σμα

Ἰω(άννου) σφρά[γι]σμα

Reverse

Inscription of three lines. Border of dots.

του
.υτο
.μ̣ου

τοῦ [Α]ὐτο[νό]μου

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.3650
Diameter 19.0 mm; field: 13.0 mm
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 1053 (with an alternative reading of the same seal in no. 1065).

Translation

Ἰωάννου σφράγισμα τοῦ Αὐτονόμου.

Seal of John Autonomos.

Commentary

The restoration of the family name Autonomos is by no means certain. Wassiliou-Seibt proposes mystolektes as an alternative reading.