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John imperial protospatharios epi ton oikeiakon and judge of Chaldia (tenth century)

 
 

Obverse

Patriarchal cross (X at crossings) on four steps, with fleurons rising above the lower crossbar. Traces of a circular inscription within a border of dots:

....ηθει.σδ....

[Κ(ύρι)ε βο]ήθει [τ]ῷ σῷ δ[ούλῳ]

Reverse

Inscription of five lines, ending with an ornament. Border of dots.

ν
.ηR΄΄σπθ
.πιτ,οικι.
.κρητ,χ..
δ.σ

Ἰωάν[ν]ῃ β(ασιλικῷ) (πρωτο)σπαθ(αρίῳ) [ἐ]πὶ τ(ῶν) οἰκια[κ(ῶν) (καὶ)] κρητ(ῇ) Χ[αλ]δ[ί]ας

Obverse

Patriarchal cross (X at crossings) on four steps, with fleurons rising above the lower crossbar. Traces of a circular inscription within a border of dots:

....ηθει.σδ....

[Κ(ύρι)ε βο]ήθει [τ]ῷ σῷ δ[ούλῳ]

Reverse

Inscription of five lines, ending with an ornament. Border of dots.

ν
.ηR΄΄σπθ
.πιτ,οικι.
.κρητ,χ..
δ.σ

Ἰωάν[ν]ῃ β(ασιλικῷ) (πρωτο)σπαθ(αρίῳ) [ἐ]πὶ τ(ῶν) οἰκια[κ(ῶν) (καὶ)] κρητ(ῇ) Χ[αλ]δ[ί]ας

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.2350
Diameter 24.0 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 4, no. 32.8.