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Basil bishop of Tios (tenth century)

 
 

Obverse

Patriarchal cross resting on a ball, with fleurons on either side (up to the first horizontal bar). Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of five lines. Border of dots.

κ̅εRθ
τσδ
Rασιλι
επισκοπ,
τιου

Κ(ύρι)ε β(οή)θ(ει) τῷ σῷ δού(λῳ) βασιλίῳ ἐπισκόπ(ῳ) Τίου

Obverse

Patriarchal cross resting on a ball, with fleurons on either side (up to the first horizontal bar). Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of five lines. Border of dots.

κ̅εRθ
τσδ
Rασιλι
επισκοπ,
τιου

Κ(ύρι)ε β(οή)θ(ει) τῷ σῷ δού(λῳ) βασιλίῳ ἐπισκόπ(ῳ) Τίου

Accession number BZS.1958.106.5463
Diameter 20.0 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 4, no. 10.4.

Translation

Κύριε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ βασιλίῳ ἐπισκόπῳ Τίου.

Lord, help your servant Basil, bishop of Tios.

Commentary

List of bishops in Fedalto, HEO I, 93, to which this Basil should be added.