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Michael imperial deacon, kouboukleisios, and skeuophylax of the Great Church (ninth century, first half)

Accession Number:
BZS.1958.106.251

Previous Editions

DO Seals 5 no. 42.45;
Laurent, Corpus 5.1: no. 77.

Details

Diameter:
29 mm

Obverse

Michael imperial deacon, kouboukleisios, and skeuophylax of the Great Church (ninth century, first half)

Cruciform invocative monogram (type V); in the quarters: ΤΣ|ΔΛτῷ σῷ δούλῳ. Indeterminate border.


Reverse

Michael imperial deacon, kouboukleisios, and skeuophylax of the Great Church (ninth century, first half)

Inscription of four lines. Indeterminate border.

ΜΙΧΗΛ
ΒΔΙΚΚΒ
ΣΚΕΥΟΦΤ
ΕΚΛΙΣ 

Μιχαὴλ β(ασιλικῷ) διακ(όνῳ), κουβου(κλεισίῳ), (καὶ) σκευοφ(ύλακι) τ(ῆς) Μ(ε)γ(άλης) Ἐκλισ(ίας)

Translation

Θεοτόκε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ Μιχαὴλ βασιλικῷ διακόνῳ, κουβουκλεισίῳ, καὶ σκευοφύλακι τῆς Μεγάλης Ἐκλισίας.

Theotokos, help your servant Michael imperial deacon, kouboukleisios, and skeuophylax of the Great Church.

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