Catalogue of Byzantine Seals at Dumbarton Oaks and in the Fogg Museum of Art: The East

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Dumbarton Oaks, 1991 - History - 233 pages
The vast collection of 17,000 Byzantine lead seals in the Harvard collections has long been recognized as an important source for the study of the Byzantine provinces. This volume is the fourth in the series of catalogues of geographical seals, and presents photographs, descriptions, and commentaries on the seals from the East.

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Chapter II
Chapter IV
Index of Proper Names and Terms
Index of Iconography
Metrical Inscriptions
Table of the Usual Forms of Cruciform Invocative Monograms

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About the author (1991)

John Nesbitt is Research Associate for Byzantine Sigillography at Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection.

Eric McGeer teaches Latin and history at St. Clement's School in Toronto. He has been a research associate at Dumbarton Oaks and has taught Byzantine history at Harvard University and the Université de Montréal.

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