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John Manikaites (eleventh century)

Accession number BZS.1958.106.4280
Diameter 20 mm
Field diameter 14 mm
Condition Partly broken off on upper half.
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 1037.

Obverse

Inscription of three lines (probably beginning with a cross). Border of dots.

Ι̣̅
σφρσ
Μ̣̣

Ἰω(άννου) σφράγισμα

Reverse

Inscription of three lines. Border of dots.

μ.
ηκαΙ̣
του

Μα[ν]ηκαΐτου

Translation

Ἰωάννου σφράγισμα Μανηκαΐτου.

Seal of John Manikaites.

Commentary

Wassiliou-Seibt dates this seal to the mid twelfth century, but we prefer and earlier dating to the eleventh century.

Accession number BZS.1958.106.4280
Diameter 20 mm
Field diameter 14 mm
Condition Partly broken off on upper half.
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 1037.

Accession number BZS.1958.106.4280
Diameter 20 mm
Field diameter 14 mm
Condition Partly broken off on upper half.
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 1037.

Notes

Accession number BZS.1958.106.4280
Diameter 20 mm
Field diameter 14 mm
Condition Partly broken off on upper half.
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 1037.

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