BYZANTINE SEALS. Monastery of Sts. Sergios and Bacchos. Circa 10-11th Century. Seal or Bulla (Lead, 30 mm, 24.70 g, 12 h), Constantinople. OA C/E/P-Γ/I/O Nimbate and draped bust of St. Sergius facing, beardless, holding cross with his right hand. Rev. O B/A/K-[X]/O/C Nimbate and draped bust of St. Bacchos facing, beardless, holding cross with his right hand. DOC -. Cheynet, Instanbul -. An extremely important and unusual seal. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 180 CHF