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Symeon imperial protospatharios and anagrapheus of the Armeniakoi (tenth century)

Accession Number:
BZS.1958.106.3167

Previous Editions

DO Seals 4, no. 22.3.

Details

Diameter:
26 mm
Field:
20 mm
Condition:
Cracked along the channel.

Obverse

Symeon imperial protospatharios and anagrapheus of the Armeniakoi (tenth century)

Bust of St. John the Baptist, bearded, blessing and holding a long cross in his left hand. Semicircular inscription within a border of dots:

αγΙ̅R-τσδ

Ἅγ(ιε) Ἰω(άννη) β(οήθει) τῷ σο δ(ούλῳ)

Reverse

Symeon imperial protospatharios and anagrapheus of the Armeniakoi (tenth century)

Inscription of five lines, a row of pellets above and below. Border of dots.


+συμε
νRˊαˊσπαθ,
Sαναγρα
,τ,αρμε
νιακον

Συμεὼν β(ασιλικῷ) (πρωτο)σπαθ(αρίῳ) (καὶ) ἀναγραφ(εῖ) τ(ῶν) Ἀρμενιάκον

 

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