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Peter asekretis and judge of the Thrakesioi (eleventh century)

Accession Number:
BZS.1958.106.1139

Previous Editions

DO Seals 3, no. 2.25b.

Details

Diameter:
25 mm
Condition:
Holed and much worn. Because the ends of the channel are barely visible, one has the impression that this specimen was never provided with a cord and was used as a token rather than as a seal properly speaking. Hence it is worn.

Obverse

Peter asekretis and judge of the Thrakesioi (eleventh century)

Bust of the Virgin with her hands open before her. Sigla: ..-θ̅υ : [Μ(ήτη)ρ] Θ(εο)ῦ. Border of dots.

Reverse

Peter asekretis and judge of the Thrakesioi (eleventh century)

Inscription of six lines. Border of dots.

θ̅κ̅εRˋθ
τσˋ
πετρ,αΣη
κρητ,Sκ..
.τνθρ,
κησ,

Θ(εοτό)κε β(οή)θ(ει) τῶ σῷ δού(λῳ) Πέτρ(ῳ) ἀσηκρῆτ(ις) (καὶ) κ[ριτ(ῇ)] τῶν Θρ(ᾳ)κησ(ίων).

 

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