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Constantine Katakalon, protonobelissimos and doux of Cyprus (ca. 1102-4)

Accession number BZS.1958.106.5159
Diameter 20 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 2, no. 38.6c. Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 553.
Note too a similar seal (not illustrated) published (with errors of reading) in Sig., 633 (=Laurent, Bulles métriques, no. 92).

Obverse

Inscription of five lines. Border of dots.

ΓΡΑ
ΦΝΣΦΡΑ
ΓΙΣΚΑΤΑ
ΚΑΛΝ
Κ̅Ν

Γραφῶν σφραγὶς Κατακαλὼν Κωνσταντίνου

Reverse

Inscription of four lines. Border of dots.

ΔΚΟΣ
ΚΥΠΡΙΝ
ΆΝΩ̀ΕΛ
ΛΗΣΙΜ

δουκὸς Κυπρίων, πρωτονωβελλησίμου

Translation

Γραφῶν σφραγὶς Κατακαλὼν Κωνσταντίνου δουκὸς Κυπρίων, πρωτονωβελλησίμου.

Seal of the correspondence of Constantine Katakalon, doux of the Cypriots and protonobelissimos.

Commentary

This seal is edited jointly with two specimens from the same boulloterion. See the commentary to BZS 1958.106.2927.

Accession number BZS.1958.106.5159
Diameter 20 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 2, no. 38.6c. Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 553.
Note too a similar seal (not illustrated) published (with errors of reading) in Sig., 633 (=Laurent, Bulles métriques, no. 92).

Accession number BZS.1958.106.5159
Diameter 20 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 2, no. 38.6c. Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 553.
Note too a similar seal (not illustrated) published (with errors of reading) in Sig., 633 (=Laurent, Bulles métriques, no. 92).

Notes