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Manuel Kephalas (eleventh/twelfth century)

 
 

Obverse

Bust of the Mother of God with medallion of Christ. Sigla: ̅ΘΥ̅Μήτηρ Θεο. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription in four lines with a cross above. Border of dots.


ΓΡΦ
ΜΝΟΥΗΛ
ΤΚΕΦΛ
ΚΡΤΥΝ

Γραφὰς Μανουὴλ τοῦ Κεφαλᾶ κρατύνω

Obverse

Bust of the Mother of God with medallion of Christ. Sigla: ̅ΘΥ̅Μήτηρ Θεο. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription in four lines with a cross above. Border of dots.


ΓΡΦ
ΜΝΟΥΗΛ
ΤΚΕΦΛ
ΚΡΤΥΝ

Γραφὰς Μανουὴλ τοῦ Κεφαλᾶ κρατύνω

Accession number BZS.1955.1.3827
Diameter 29.0 mm; field: 21.0 mm
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 315.

Translation

Γραφὰς Μανουὴλ τοῦ Κεφαλᾶ κρατύνω.

I secure the letters of Manuel Kephalas.


Commentary

Dodecasyllabic.