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Michael metropolitan of Euchaita (tenth/eleventh century)

Accession Number:
BZS.1958.106.31

Previous Editions

DO Seals 4, no. 16.3.

Laurent, Corpus V/1, no. 767. Two seemingly parallel specimens are preserved in the Athens Collection; see Konstantopoulos, nos. 152 and 152α.

Details

Diameter:
23 mm
Condition:
Blank too small for die. Corroded (reverse).

Obverse

Michael metropolitan of Euchaita (tenth/eleventh century)

Bust of St. Theodore holding a spear in his right hand and a shield in his left hand. Inscription in two columns: |θ|ε|ο-δ|ω|ρ : Ὁ ἅ(γιος) Θεόδωρ(ος). Remains of a circular inscription at right. Border of dots.

δουλ΄

[Κύριε βοήθει τῷ σῷ] δούλ(ῳ).

Reverse

Michael metropolitan of Euchaita (tenth/eleventh century)

Inscription of five lines. Border of dots.

μιχα
μητρο
ολιτη
ευχαι
τ,

Μιχα[ὴ(λ)] μητρο[π]ολίτῃ Εὐχαΐτ(ων).

 

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