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Michael bishop of Herakleia (tenth/eleventh century)

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.996
Diameter 27 mm
Field diameter 20 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 3, no. 100.1.
Laurent, Corpus V/1, no. 880.
Cf. Zacos II, no. 1008.

Obverse

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

+ΘΚΕ
ΟΗΘΙ

ΤΣ
ΔΛ,

Θεοτόκε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλ

Reverse

Inscription of five lines. Border of dots.

ΜΙΧΑ
ΗΛΕΠΙΣ
ΚΟΠ,ΙΡΑ
ΚΛΙΑ
Σ

Μιχαὴλ ἐπισκόπ Ἱρακλίας

Translation

Θεοτόκε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ Μιχαὴλ ἐπισκόπῳ Ἱρακλίας.

Mother of God, help your servant Michael, bishop of Herakleia.

Commentary

On the bishopric of Herakleia, see the commentary to BZS 1958.106.296.

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.996
Diameter 27 mm
Field diameter 20 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 3, no. 100.1.
Laurent, Corpus V/1, no. 880.
Cf. Zacos II, no. 1008.

Notes

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.996
Diameter 27 mm
Field diameter 20 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 3, no. 100.1.
Laurent, Corpus V/1, no. 880.
Cf. Zacos II, no. 1008.