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Leo imperial spatharios and protonotarios of Thessalonica (tenth century)

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.1249
Diameter 22 mm
Field diameter 18 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 1, no. 18.57b.

Obverse

Patriarchal cross on three steps with fleurons arising from base (up to first transverse bar). Circular inscription within two borders of dots.

ΚΕΟΗΘΕΙΤΣΔΟΥΛ

Κύριε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ

Reverse

Inscription of six lines. Border of dots.

ΛΕ
ΝΤΟΣΣΠ
ΑΘΑΡΠΡΟ
ΤΟΝΟΤΑΡΘ
ΕΣΣΑΛΟΝ
ΝΙΚΗΣ

Λέωντος βασιλικοῦ σπαθαρίου καὶ προτονοταρίου Θεσσαλονίκης

Translation

Κύριε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ. Λέωντος βασιλικοῦ σπαθαρίου καὶ προτονοταρίου Θεσσαλονίκης.

Lord, help your servant. (Seal of) Leo imperial spatharios and protonotarios of Thessalonica.

Commentary

See the commentary to BZS 1951.31.5.979, one of four seals from the same boulloterion which have been edited jointly.

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.1249
Diameter 22 mm
Field diameter 18 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 1, no. 18.57b.

Notes

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.1249
Diameter 22 mm
Field diameter 18 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 1, no. 18.57b.