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Basil protospatharios epi tou Chrysotriklinou, megas chartoularios tou genikou, judge of the Hippodrome of the Peloponnesos and Hellas (eleventh century)

Accession number BZS.1955.1.2242
Diameter 29 mm
Condition Lead deformed by excessive heat; channel off center.
Previous Editions

DO Seals 2, no. 8.17b.
Cf. DO Seals 2, no. 8.16.

Obverse

Bust of St. Mark blessing and holding book. Inscription in two columns: |.|.|ΡΚ|Ο|Σ. Ὁ ἅγιος Μᾶρκος. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of seven lines, the final letter between two horizontal bars. Border of dots.

ΑΣ.Λ,
ΑΣΠ,Ε..
,Τ,Γ..Ρ
Τ,ΕΠΙΤ,...Ο
ΔΡ,ΠΕΛΟΠ,
ΕΛΛΑ
Δ

Βασίλειος πρωτοσπαθάριοςπ τοῦ Χρυσοτρικλίνου, μέγας χαρτουλάριος τοῦ γενικοῦ καὶ κριτὴς ἐπὶ τοῦ Ἱπποδρόμου Πελοποννήσου καὶ Ἑλλάδος

Translation

Βασίλειος πρωτοσπαθάριος ἐπὶ τοῦ Χρυσοτρικλίνου, μέγας χαρτουλάριος τοῦ γενικοῦ καὶ κριτὴς ἐπὶ τοῦ Ἱπποδρόμου Πελοποννήσου καὶ Ἑλλάδος.

Basil protospatharios epi tou Chrysotriklinou, megas chartoularios tou genikou and judge of the Hippodrome of the Peloponnesos and Hellas.

Commentary

On the owner of this seal, one of several bearing his name in the DO Collection, see the entry for BZS 1947.2.135.

Accession number BZS.1955.1.2242
Diameter 29 mm
Condition Lead deformed by excessive heat; channel off center.
Previous Editions

DO Seals 2, no. 8.17b.
Cf. DO Seals 2, no. 8.16.