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Niketas Xiphilinos, koiaistor (eleventh/twelfth century)

Accession number BZS.1958.106.3113
Diameter 29 mm
Condition Broken; half missing. The reading has been restored with reference to the better preserved parallels listed below.
Previous Editions

Laurent, Corpus II, no. 1117; cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 647.

Obverse

Inscription of five lines beginning with a cross. Border of dots.

σ
γισν
τντο
ιλιν
γρ

σφραγὶς Νικήταν τὸν Ξιφιλῖνον γράφει

Reverse

Inscription of five lines. Border of dots.


λν
οντ
ιιστ
με

δικασπόλων ἄρχοντα, κοιαίστωρά με

Translation

σφραγὶς Νικήταν τὸν Ξιφιλῖνον γράφει δικασπόλων ἄρχοντα, κοιαίστωρά με.

The seal inscribes me, Niketas Xiphilinos, chief of the judges, koiaistor.

Commentary

See the commentary to BZS 1955.1.4018.

Accession number BZS.1958.106.3113
Diameter 29 mm
Condition Broken; half missing. The reading has been restored with reference to the better preserved parallels listed below.
Previous Editions

Laurent, Corpus II, no. 1117; cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 647.

Accession number BZS.1958.106.3113
Diameter 29 mm
Condition Broken; half missing. The reading has been restored with reference to the better preserved parallels listed below.
Previous Editions

Laurent, Corpus II, no. 1117; cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 647.

Notes

Accession number BZS.1958.106.3113
Diameter 29 mm
Condition Broken; half missing. The reading has been restored with reference to the better preserved parallels listed below.
Previous Editions

Laurent, Corpus II, no. 1117; cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 647.