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John Chrysanthos (twelfth century, second half)

Accession number BZS.1958.106.5495
Diameter 26 mm
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 1012.

Obverse

Bust of the Mother of God orans, the medallion of Christ before her. Sigla on either side: ̅θυ̅: Μή(τη)ρ Θ(εο)ῦ. Border of dots.

Reverse

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

 ι̅χρυ σνθον γνημε σκεποι̣σ̣

Ἰω(άννην) Χρύσανθον, ἁγνή, με σκέποις

Translation

Ἰωάννην Χρύσανθον, ἁγνή, με σκέποις.

Holy one, may you protect me, John Chrysanthos.

Accession number BZS.1958.106.5495
Diameter 26 mm
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 1012.

Accession number BZS.1958.106.5495
Diameter 26 mm
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 1012.

Notes

Accession number BZS.1958.106.5495
Diameter 26 mm
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 1012.