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Leo Maloites (eleventh/twelfth century)

 
 

Obverse

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

σφρ
Γ̣ισλε
οντοσ

σφραγὶς Λέοντος

Reverse

Inscription of three lines. Border of dots.

Ἥε
τουμ
λοιτ

ἥδε τοῦ Μαλοΐτου

Obverse

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

σφρ
Γ̣ισλε
οντοσ

σφραγὶς Λέοντος

Reverse

Inscription of three lines. Border of dots.

Ἥε
τουμ
λοιτ

ἥδε τοῦ Μαλοΐτου

Accession number BZS.1955.1.4007
Diameter 17.0 mm; field: 13.0 mm
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden II, no. 2531.

Translation

σφραγὶς Λέοντος ἥδε τοῦ Μαλοΐτου.

This is the seal of Leo Maloites.

Commentary

A date towards the end of the eleventh century or in the first years of the twelfth seems plausible for this specimen.