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Theodore Amaseianos, raiktor (eleventh century, second half)

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.255
Diameter 24 mm

Obverse

The Mother of God seated on a throne, holding the medallion of Christ before her. Sigla on either side: ̅ΘΥ̅: Μή(τη)ρ Θ(εο)ῦ. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of five lines, a cross above. Border of dots.


ΘΚ̅Ε,Θ,
ΘΕΟΡ
ΡΑΙΚΤΟΡΙ
ΤΑΜΑΣ,
Α

Θ(εοτό)κε β(οή)θ(ει) Θεοδώρῳ ῥαίκτορι τῷ Ἀμασ(ει)άνῳ

Translation

Θεοτόκε βοήθει Θεοδώρῳ ῥαίκτορι τῷ Ἀμασειάνῳ.

Mother of God, help Theodore Amaseianos, raiktor.

Commentary

For other seals of raiktores, see the comments in Wassiliou-Seibt's entry in Siegel mit metrischen Legenden II, no. 2642.

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.255
Diameter 24 mm