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John Triphylles (twelfth century, second half)

 
 

Obverse

Bust of St. John the Baptist holding a staff cross over his right shoulder. On either side, sigla: |i̅|o|ρ|μο| : ὁ ἅ(γιος) Ἰω(άννης) ὁ Πρ(ό)δρ(ο)μος. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of four lines, a cross above. Border of dots.


γρ
σρζ
ι̅τριυ
λ
λη̣

γραφὴν σφραγίζω Ἰω(άννου) Τριφύλλη

Obverse

Bust of St. John the Baptist holding a staff cross over his right shoulder. On either side, sigla: |i̅|o|ρ|μο| : ὁ ἅ(γιος) Ἰω(άννης) ὁ Πρ(ό)δρ(ο)μος. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of four lines, a cross above. Border of dots.


γρ
σρζ
ι̅τριυ
λ
λη̣

γραφὴν σφραγίζω Ἰω(άννου) Τριφύλλη

Accession number BZS.1958.106.4429
Diameter 27.0 mm
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 528.

Translation

γραφὴν σφραγίζω Ἰωάννου Τριφύλλη.

I seal the correspondence of John Triphylles.

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