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Christophoros imperial protospatharios, epi tou Chrysotriklinou, and domestikos of the basilikoi anthropoi (tenth century)

Accession Number:
BZS.1958.106.2634

Details

Diameter:
23 mm
Condition:
Broken along channel; only half preserved.

Obverse

Christophoros imperial protospatharios, epi tou Chrysotriklinou, and domestikos of the basilikoi anthropoi (tenth century)

Within a border of dots, a cruciform monogram (variant of type XII) decorated with tendrils. Preserved in two quarters: στο|ρ.

Κύριε βοήθει Χριστοφόρῳ 

Reverse

Christophoros imperial protospatharios, epi tou Chrysotriklinou, and domestikos of the basilikoi anthropoi (tenth century)

Inscription of five lines. Border of dots.

ˊˊ
θˊεπι
ρυστ
ομ
Ν

βασιλικῷ πρωτοσπαθαρίῳ ἐπὶ τοῦ Χρυσωτρικλίνου καὶ δομεστίκῳ τῶν βασιλικῶν ἀνθρώπων

Translation

Κύριε βοήθει Χριστοφόρῳ βασιλικῷ πρωτοσπαθαρίῳ ἐπὶ τοῦ Χρυσωτρικλίνου καὶ δομεστίκῳ τῶν βασιλικῶν ἀνθρώπων.

Lord, help Christophoros imperial protospatharios, epi tou Chrysotriklinou and domestic of the "imperial men."

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Commentary

This seal has been edited jointly with its counterparts from the same boulloterion, listed below.

 

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