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N. Petares, protospatharios and anagrapheus of the Anatolikoi

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.832
Diameter 24 mm
Condition Blank too small for die; crack along channel.
Previous Editions

DO Seals 3, no. 86.3.

Obverse

St. Michael standing to front, holding labarum (r. hand); other details obscure. Along a border of dots, circular inscription beginning at 7 o'clock.

ΑΡΧ,Γ............ΔΟΥ

Ἀρχάγγελε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ

Reverse

Inscription (of six lines?) followed by a row of pellets. Border of dots.

ΑΣΠΑ
ΑΝΑΓΡ.
,Τ,ΑΝΑΤ,.
Τ,ΠΕΤΑΡ

πρωτοσπαθαρίῳ καὶ ἀναγραφεῖ τῶν Ἀνατολικῶν τ Πετάρ

Translation

Ἀρχάγγελε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ ... πρωτοσπαθαρίῳ καὶ ἀναγραφεῖ τῶν Ἀνατολικῶν τῷ Πετάρῃ.

Archangel, help your servant N. Petares, protospatharios and anagrapheus of the Anatolikoi.

Commentary

The family name is further attested on an unpublished seal of the tenth/eleventh century: BZS 1955.1.3238 (N. Petares, protospatharios epi ton oikeiakon).

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.832
Diameter 24 mm
Condition Blank too small for die; crack along channel.
Previous Editions

DO Seals 3, no. 86.3.

Notes

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.832
Diameter 24 mm
Condition Blank too small for die; crack along channel.
Previous Editions

DO Seals 3, no. 86.3.

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