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The bishop of Novgorod (eleventh/twelfth century)

Accession number BZS.1958.106.5570
Diameter 25 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 1, no. 84.1b.
Cf. Laurent, Corpus V/3, no. 1788; Seibt-Wassiliou, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 4.

Obverse

Bust of St. John the Theologian holding book. Inscription in two columns: Ο|Ι̅|ΟΘ.|Ο|ΛΟ|Γ|Ο,: Ὁ ἅγιος Ἰωάννης ὁ Θεολόγος. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of five lines. Border of dots.

ΑΓΝΕ
ΣΚΕΠΟΙΣΜ
.ΤΟΝΘΥΤ
ΝΕΥΟΓΡΑ
ΔΝ

Ἁγνὲ σκέποις με τὸν θύτην Νευβογράδων

Translation

Ἁγνὲ σκέποις με τὸν θύτην Νευβογράδων.

Holy one, protect me, the bishop of Novgorod.

Commentary

This specimen comes from the same boulloterion as 1958.106.3623. See the commentary to that entry.

Accession number BZS.1958.106.5570
Diameter 25 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 1, no. 84.1b.
Cf. Laurent, Corpus V/3, no. 1788; Seibt-Wassiliou, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 4.

Notes

Accession number BZS.1958.106.5570
Diameter 25 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 1, no. 84.1b.
Cf. Laurent, Corpus V/3, no. 1788; Seibt-Wassiliou, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 4.