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Leo Gabras, spatharokandidatos and chiliarches (eleventh century)

Accession Number:
BZS.1958.106.2158

Previous Editions

J. W. Nesbitt, “Gabrades: Portraits, Sites and Seals,” 63, no. 5

Details

Diameter:
1 mm

Obverse

Leo Gabras, spatharokandidatos and chiliarches (eleventh century)

Obverse: Bust of Nicholas, blessing with his right hand and holding a book in his left. Inscription to left and right: |ν|ι – κ|ο|λ,: ῾Ο ἅ(γιος) Νικόλ(αος). Uncertain border.

Reverse

Leo Gabras, spatharokandidatos and chiliarches (eleventh century)

Inscription of five lines, followed by decoration. Border of dots.

+Λεν
σπαθαρο
καν,άτχι
λιαρχος
οΓαβρ,ᾶς


Λέων σπαθαροκανδιδάτος χιλίαρχος ὁ Γαβρᾶς

Translation

Λέων σπαθαροκανδ(ι)δ(άτος) χ[ι]λίαρχος ὁ Γαβρ(ᾶς)

Leo Gabras, spatharokandidatos and chiliarchos.

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