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Peter Moschos, spatharokandidatos and archon of Drougoubitia (eleventh century)

Accession Number:
BZS.1958.106.1752

Previous Editions

DO Seals 1, no. 21.2.

Details

Diameter:
21 mm
Condition:
Chipped.

Obverse

Peter Moschos, spatharokandidatos and archon of Drougoubitia (eleventh century)

Inscription of five lines. No visible border.

ΚΕΟ
ΘΕΙΠ.
ΤΡΣΠ.
ΘΑΡΟ..
ΔΙΔ..

Κύριε βοήθει Πέτρῳ σπαθαροκανδιδάτ

Reverse

Peter Moschos, spatharokandidatos and archon of Drougoubitia (eleventh century)

Inscription of five lines. No visible border.

ΑΡΧΟΝ
ΡΟΥΓ
.ΤΙΑ.
..ΜΟΣ
ΧΩ

(καὶ) ἄρχοντι Δρουγουβητίας τῷ Μόσχῳ

Translation

Κύριε βοήθει Πέτρῳ σπαθαροκανδιδάτῳ καὶ ἄρχοντι Δρουγουβητίας τῷ Μόσχῳ.

Lord, help Peter Moschos spatharokandidatos and archon of Drougoubitia.

Audio

Commentary

The title archon suggests that the Drougoubitai had a separate administration inside the theme and that the holder of the office was most probably a Greek.

 

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