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John (eleventh century, second half)

Accession number BZS.1958.106.1011
Diameter 24 mm
Field diameter 20 mm
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden II, no. 1666.

Obverse

Bust of St. John Chrysostom holding the book and offering a blessing. Sigla on either side: |ι̅|ο|,σ|τ|ο|μο|σ : ὁ ἅ(γιος) Ἰω(άννης) ὁ Χρ(υσό)στομος. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of four lines, a cross of dots above and a decoration below. Border of dots.

  
οον,
ντισ
ιπε̅ρ
χαριν
  

ὁμον(υ)μοῦντι σ(ὴν) δίδου, π(άτ)ερ, χάριν

Translation

ὁμονυμοῦντι σὴν δίδου, πάτερ, χάριν.

Father, bestow your grace upon your servant of the same name.

Accession number BZS.1958.106.1011
Diameter 24 mm
Field diameter 20 mm
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden II, no. 1666.