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Michael Oplotomites (eleventh/twelfth century)

Accession number BZS.1958.106.3803
Diameter 21 mm
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden II, no. 2628.

Obverse

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

ΣΡΑ
ΓΗΣΜΙ
ΧΑΗΛ

σφραγὴς Μιχαὴλ

Reverse

Inscription of three lines. Border of dots.

Τ̣ΟΥΟ
Π̣ΛΤΟ
ΜΙΤ

τοῦ Ὁπλωτομίτου

Translation

σφραγὴς Μιχαὴλ τοῦ Ὁπλωτομίτου.

Seal of Michael Oplotomites.

Commentary

The family is here rendered as Oplotomites, a name, however, nowhere else attested. Wassiliou-Seibt offered another possibility, Ochlotomites, which is also plausible.

Accession number BZS.1958.106.3803
Diameter 21 mm
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden II, no. 2628.