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Theodora Komnene (twelfth century)

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.382
Diameter 24 mm
Condition Partially effaced on both sides.
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden II, no. 2497c.

Obverse

Bust of the Mother of God with medallion. Sigla: Μ̣̅Ρ̣..: Μήτηρ Θεο. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription in four lines. Indeterminate border.


ΣΦΡΑΓΙΣ
ΚΟΜΗΣ
Ε̣Υ̣Κ̣ΛΕΟΥΣ
...ΔΡΑ̣.

Σφραγὶς Κομνηνῆς εὐκλεοῦς Θεοδώρας

Translation

Σφραγὶς Κομνηνῆς εὐκλεοῦς Θεοδώρας.

The seal of the renowned Theodora Komnene.

Commentary

Dodecasyllabic. Two related types are known: (1) IFEB 763; Athens 647β; Archäologisches Institut und Museum Sofia (Konstantopulos 647β; Stavrakos 122; Jordanov, Corpus II 321 and III 1931); (2) Schlumberger and Zacos (Schlumberger, Sig. 645, no. 30; Laurent, Bulles métr. 299).

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.382
Diameter 24 mm
Condition Partially effaced on both sides.
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden II, no. 2497c.

Notes

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.382
Diameter 24 mm
Condition Partially effaced on both sides.
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden II, no. 2497c.

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