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Nikephoros Lachanas (eleventh century, second half)

Accession number BZS.1947.2.1552
Diameter 18 mm
Condition Corroded and barely legible.
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 425.

Obverse

Inscription of three lines beginning with a cross. Indistinct decorations (indistinct) above and below. Border of dots.


γραΦ,
σφρα
γι


γραφ(ὰς) σφραγίζω

Reverse

Inscription of three lines, a cross or decoration above. Border of dots.


λαχαν̣
νικηφο
ρου

Λαχανᾶ Νικηφόρου

Translation

γραφὰς σφραγίζω Λαχανᾶ Νικηφόρου.

I seal the correspondence of Nikephoros Lachanas.

Commentary

The reading of the family name Lachanas is not entirely certain. If, as we assume, there is a cross or decoration above the first line of the reverse, the lettering visible justifies such a reading.

Accession number BZS.1947.2.1552
Diameter 18 mm
Condition Corroded and barely legible.
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 425.

Accession number BZS.1947.2.1552
Diameter 18 mm
Condition Corroded and barely legible.
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 425.

Notes

Accession number BZS.1947.2.1552
Diameter 18 mm
Condition Corroded and barely legible.
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 425.

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