The Use of Monograms on Byzantine Seals in the Early Middle-Ages (6th to 9th Centuries)

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Werner Seibt (2016)
  • Publisher: Aristotle University of Thessaloniki
  • Journal: Parekbolai: an Electronic Journal for Byzantine Literature (issn: 2241-0228)
  • Subject: Monograms, Byzantine Seals | Greek language and literature. Latin language and literature | PA | Greek philology and language | PA201-899

The paper deals especially with monograms on Byzantine lead seals. The early form was the block monogram, a type used already in Classical times, which came into fashion in the Byzantine world in the 6th or already in the 5th century and remained important till the earl... View more
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