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Michael deacon (eleventh century)

 
 

Obverse

Bust of St. Michael with scepter. Inscription: Χ: Μιχαήλ. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription in four lines. Border of dots.

ΣΦΡΑΓ,
ΜΙΧΑΗΛ
ΕΥΤΕΛ
ΙΑΚΟΝ

Σφραγὶς Μιχαὴλ εὐτελοῦς διακόνου

Obverse

Bust of St. Michael with scepter. Inscription: Χ: Μιχαήλ. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription in four lines. Border of dots.

ΣΦΡΑΓ,
ΜΙΧΑΗΛ
ΕΥΤΕΛ
ΙΑΚΟΝ

Σφραγὶς Μιχαὴλ εὐτελοῦς διακόνου

Accession number BZS.1955.1.5013
Diameter 16.0 mm
Previous Editions

Cf. Laurent, Corpus V/2, no. 1045. See also Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden II, no. 2595a.

Translation

Σφραγὶς Μιχαὴλ εὐτελοῦς διακόνου.

Seal of the humble deacon Michael.

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