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Byzantine Lead Seal: Anonymous Iconographic Seal (ca. 10-12th Century)
Obv: Bust of St. John Prodromos with cross nimbus
Rev: In a wreath, a cross with curved arms and serifs
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quadrans  [Mar 12, 2014 at 08:41 PM]
Very nice...
Gert  [Jun 20, 2014 at 04:59 PM]
An appealing seal. I'd say this seal dates much earlier, 6th/7th century AD, even though the cross seems odd for that time. Also, the nimbus cruciger is reserved for Christ.