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Constantine protospatharios, kensor, judge of the Hippodrome of Chaldia and Koloneia (tenth/eleventh century)

Accession number BZS.1958.106.806
Diameter 21 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 4, no. 48.2.

Obverse

Inscription of five lines, a decoration above; final two letters flanked by six-rayed stars. Triple border of dots.


+σφργ,
νστν
ινσπθ,
κενσρ
οσ

Σφραγ(ὶς) [Κ]ωνσταν[τ]ίν(ου) (πρωτο)σπαθ(αρίου), κένσωρος

Reverse

Inscription of five lines, a decoration above. Double border of dots.


κριτου
επιτουιπ
ποδροˋχλ
διˋSκολ
νεισ

κριτοῦ ἐπὶ τοῦ Ἱπποδρό(μου) Χαλδία(ς) (καὶ) Κολ[ω]νείας

Translation

Σφραγὶς Κωνσταντίνου πρωτοσπαθαρίου, κένσωρος, κριτοῦ ἐπὶ τοῦ Ἱπποδρόμου Χαλδίας καὶ Κολωνείας.

Seal of Constantine protospatharios, kensor, judge of the Hippodrome of Chaldia and of Koloneia.