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Kyriakos monk of the Imperial Monastery (eleventh century)

Accession Number:
BZS.1955.1.4960

Previous Editions

DO Seals 5 no. 78.4b.

Details

Diameter:
26 mm
Condition:
Chipped.

Obverse

Kyriakos monk of the Imperial Monastery (eleventh century)

Inscription of four lines, the last letter between two horizontal bars. Border of dots.

,θ,
.σ
.υρια
κ

[Κ(ύρι)ε] β(οή)θ(ει) τῷ σῷ δού(λῳ) [Κ]υριακ(ῷ)

Reverse

Kyriakos monk of the Imperial Monastery (eleventh century)

Inscription of four lines preceded by decoration, the last letter possibly between two horizontal bars. Border of dots.


μον
τ
πο
κ

μον[αχ(ῷ)] τῷ δ[εσ]πο[τι]κ(ῷ)

Translation

Κύριε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ Κυριακῷ μοναχῷ τῷ δεσποτικῷ.

Lord, help your servant Kyriakos, imperial monk.

Audio

Commentary

The reading of this seal has been restored with reference to its better preserved counterpart: BZS 1955.1.4959. See also the commentary to that entry.

 

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