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Romanos Stypes, priest (twelfth century)

 
 

Obverse

Standing St. Nicholas. Inscription: .|Ν|ΙΚ|Ο|Λ: ἅγιος Νικόλαος. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription in four lines with cross above. Indeterminate border.

υπην
.μανο
τ,θυθυτ.
σκεπε

Στυπῆν ωμανὸν τὸν Θεοῦ θύτην σκέπε

Obverse

Standing St. Nicholas. Inscription: .|Ν|ΙΚ|Ο|Λ: ἅγιος Νικόλαος. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription in four lines with cross above. Indeterminate border.

υπην
.μανο
τ,θυθυτ.
σκεπε

Στυπῆν ωμανὸν τὸν Θεοῦ θύτην σκέπε

Accession number BZS.1958.106.380
Diameter 14.0 mm
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden II, no. 2284.

Translation

Στυπῆν Ῥωμανὸν τὸν Θεοῦ θύτην σκέπε.

May you protect Romanos Stypes, the priest of God.

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