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George Manganes, protonobellisimos (twelfth century)

Accession number BZS.1958.106.5127
Diameter 21 mm
Condition Blank too small for die. Corroded.
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 436.

Obverse

Inscription of four lines. Border of dots.

αφ
.ραγιζ
.αγγανη
ωργιου

γραφὰς σφραγίζω Μαγγάνη Γεωργίου

Reverse

Inscription of four lines. Border of dots.

....νε
.ντοσ...
τονελ
σιμν

τιμὴν ἔχοντος πρωτονωβελλισίμων

Translation

γραφὰς σφραγίζω Μαγγάνη Γεωργίου τιμὴν ἔχοντος πρωτονωβελλισίμων.

I seal the letters of George Manganes who holds the rank of protonobellisimos.

Commentary

Wassiliou-Seibt notes the substitution of τιμή for ἀξία since it preserves the metre.

Accession number BZS.1958.106.5127
Diameter 21 mm
Condition Blank too small for die. Corroded.
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 436.

Accession number BZS.1958.106.5127
Diameter 21 mm
Condition Blank too small for die. Corroded.
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 436.

Notes

Accession number BZS.1958.106.5127
Diameter 21 mm
Condition Blank too small for die. Corroded.
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 436.

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