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Phokas (proto?)spatharios and droungarios of Aigaion Pelagos (ninth century)

Accession number BZS.1947.2.85
Diameter 28 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 2, no. 40.9.

Obverse

Cruciform invocative monogram (type V); in the quarters: ΤΣ|ΔΛ. Wreath border.

Θεοτόκε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ

Reverse

Inscription of four lines. Wreath border.

ΦΚ
.ˊΣΠˊSΔΡΓ
ΓˊΤΕΓΕΟΥ
ΠΕΛΓ/

Φωκᾷ (πρωτο)σπαθαρίῳ καὶ δρουγγαρίῳ τοῦ Ἐγέου Πελάγους

Translation

Θεοτόκε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ Φωκᾷ πρωτοσπαθαρίῳ καὶ δρουγγαρίῳ τοῦ Ἐγέου Πελάγους.

Theotokos, help your servant Phokas protospatharios and droungarios of Aigaion Pelagos.

Commentary

The first letter of line 2 is not clear. It could as well be read as a Β, in which case one should read basilikos spatharios.

Accession number BZS.1947.2.85
Diameter 28 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 2, no. 40.9.

Notes

Accession number BZS.1947.2.85
Diameter 28 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 2, no. 40.9.

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