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Michael spatharokandidatos epi tou Chrysotriklinou, asekretis and judge of the Armenian themes (eleventh century)

Accession number BZS.1947.2.46
Diameter 31 mm
Condition Cracked along the channel (reverse).
Previous Editions

DO Seals 4, no. 56.7.

W. Seibt, "Ἀρμενικὰ θέματα", 134, no. 3.

Obverse

Inscription of five lines, a decoration below. Border of dots.

κ̅εR,θ,
τσδ,
μιχαηλ
σπαθαρ,
καν

Κ(ύρι)ε β(οή)θ(ει) τῷ σῷ δού(λῳ) Μιχαὴλ σπαθαρ(ο)κανδ(ι)δ(άτῳ)

Reverse

Inscription of six lines. Border of dots.

επιτ
σ,τρ,κ,ασ
κριητSκρ.
τ,τναρμ.
νικ,θε
ˊ-

ἐπὶ τοῦ Χρ(υ)σ(ο)τρ(ι)κ(λίνου), ἀσ[η]κρίητ (καὶ) κρ[ι]τ(ῇ) τῶν Ἀρμ[ε]νικ(ῶν) θεμ(άτων)

Translation

Κύριε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ Μιχαὴλ σπαθαροκανδιδάτῳ ἐπὶ τοῦ Χρυσοτρικλίνου, ἀσηκρίητ καὶ κριτῇ τῶν Ἀρμενικῶν θεμάτων.

Lord, help your servant Michael, spatharokandidatos epi tou Chrysotriklinou, asekretis and judge of the Armenian themes.

Commentary

Note the transposition of the final letters in ἀσηκρίτητ (for ἀσηκρίτῃ).

Accession number BZS.1947.2.46
Diameter 31 mm
Condition Cracked along the channel (reverse).
Previous Editions

DO Seals 4, no. 56.7.

W. Seibt, "Ἀρμενικὰ θέματα", 134, no. 3.

Notes

Accession number BZS.1947.2.46
Diameter 31 mm
Condition Cracked along the channel (reverse).
Previous Editions

DO Seals 4, no. 56.7.

W. Seibt, "Ἀρμενικὰ θέματα", 134, no. 3.

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