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Stephanos patrikios and general kommerkiarios of the apotheke of First and Second Cappadocia (659-668)

Accession number BZS.1955.1.4384
Diameter 34 mm
Condition Double-struck (reverse).
Previous Editions

DO Seals 4, no. 43.8a.

Zacos-Veglery, no. 142a.

Obverse

In the upper field, two busts. Constans II on the left, bearded, wearing a crown and chlamys and holding a globus cruciger in his right hand; and Constantine IV, beardless, wearing a crown and chlamys and holding a globus cruciger in his right hand. In the lower field, inscription of four lines. Linear border.

+στεφανπατ
ρικικαιγεν
ικκομμ
....α

Στεφάνου πατρικίου καὶ γενικοῦ κομμ[ερκι]α

Reverse

In the upper field, two busts: of Herakleios wearing a crown and chlamys and holding a globus cruciger in his right hand and of Tiberios wearing a crown and chlamys and holding a globus cruciger in his right hand. In the lower field, inscription of four lines. Linear border.

ριαποθηκ
ησκαππαδ
..ιασαˊκ
αιβˊ

ρίου ἀποθήκης Καππαδ[οκ]ίας αˊ καὶ βˊ

Translation

Στεφάνου πατρικίου καὶ γενικοῦ κομμερκιαρίου ἀποθήκης Καππαδοκίας αˊ καὶ βˊ.

(Seal of) Stephanos patrikios and general kommerkiarios of the apotheke of First and Second Cappadocia.

Commentary

This seal and BZS.1955.1.4385 come from the same boulloterion.

The career of Stephanos, patrikios is outlined by Zacos-Veglery. He seems to have been active only under the reign of Constans II.

Accession number BZS.1955.1.4384
Diameter 34 mm
Condition Double-struck (reverse).
Previous Editions

DO Seals 4, no. 43.8a.

Zacos-Veglery, no. 142a.

Notes

Accession number BZS.1955.1.4384
Diameter 34 mm
Condition Double-struck (reverse).
Previous Editions

DO Seals 4, no. 43.8a.

Zacos-Veglery, no. 142a.