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Leo imperial notarios of the genikon logothesion (ninth century)

Accession Number:
BZS.1958.106.2737

Details

Diameter:
33 mm
Field:
25 mm

Obverse

Leo imperial notarios of the genikon logothesion (ninth century)

Cruciform monogram, reading Κύριε σῶσον (?); in the quarters: ΤΩΣΩ|ΔΛΩ. Wreath border.

Κύριε σῶσον (?) τῷ σῷ δούλῳ

Reverse

Leo imperial notarios of the genikon logothesion (ninth century)

Inscription in four lines. Wreath border.

λεον
τηβ/νοτ/
τγενικ/
λ.γοˊ

Λέοντῃ βασιλικῷ νοταρίῳ τοῦ γενικοῦ λογοθεσίου

Translation

Κύριε σῶσον (?) τῷ σῷ δούλῳ Λέοντῃ βασιλικῷ νοταρίῳ τοῦ γενικοῦ λογοθεσίου.

Lord, save (?) your servant Leo imperial notarios of the genikon logothesion.

Audio

Commentary

The invocative monogram is unique, however no other likely reading can be suggested.

 

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