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N. protospatharios and strategos of the Armeniakoi (eighth century)

Accession number BZS.1958.106.3386
Diameter 22 mm
Condition Blank thick and too small for die.
Previous Editions

DO Seals 4, no. 22.53.

Obverse

Cruciform invocative monogram (indeterminate type); in the quarters: ..-σ.|δ|-λ. Wreath border.

Reverse

Inscription of which three lines remain, a decoration below. Wreath border.

θSστ
τηγτ
ρμενιικ
 + 

[..... πρωτοσπ]αθα(ρίῳ) (καὶ) στ[ρα]τηγῷ τῶ[ν Ἀ]ρμενιικ(ῶν)

Translation

Κύριε or Θεοτόκε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ [...] πρωτοσπαθαρίῳ καὶ στρατηγῷ τῶν Ἀρμενιικῶν.

Lord or Mother of God, help your servant ... protospatharios and strategos of the Armeniakoi.

Commentary

Note the spelling "Armeniikon."

Accession number BZS.1958.106.3386
Diameter 22 mm
Condition Blank thick and too small for die.
Previous Editions

DO Seals 4, no. 22.53.

Notes

Accession number BZS.1958.106.3386
Diameter 22 mm
Condition Blank thick and too small for die.
Previous Editions

DO Seals 4, no. 22.53.

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