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Staurakios (?) imperial spatharios and protonotarios of Paphlagonia (ninth century)

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.3632
Diameter 26 mm
Condition Half missing.
Previous Editions

DO Seals 4, no. 11.29.

Obverse

Cruciform invocative monogram (of indeterminate type); visible in the upper and lower quarters at r.: σ|λ. Wreath border.

Reverse

Inscription. Wreath border.

στ
.π.ρ
νοτ
φλ

Στα[υρακ(ίῳ) β(ασιλικῷ) σ]π[α(θα)]ρ(ίῳ) [(καὶ) (πρωτο)]νοτα[ρ(ίῳ) Πα]φλα[γον(ίας)]

Translation

Κύριε or Θεοτόκε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ Σταυρακίῳ βασιλικῷ σπαθαρίῳ καὶ πρωτονοταρίῳ Παφλαγονίας.

Lord or Mother of God, help your servant Staurakios, imperial spatharios and protonotarios of Paphlagonia.

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.3632
Diameter 26 mm
Condition Half missing.
Previous Editions

DO Seals 4, no. 11.29.

Notes

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.3632
Diameter 26 mm
Condition Half missing.
Previous Editions

DO Seals 4, no. 11.29.

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