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Theodore protospatharios, judge of the Hippodrome, of the Velum and of the Armeniakoi (eleventh century)

Accession number BZS.1947.2.43
Diameter 24 mm
Condition Chipped on the sides.
Previous Editions

DO Seals 4, no. 22.24.

Obverse

Bust of St. Theodore, holding a spear and a shield. Vertical inscription on either side: |θ|εο-δ|ω|ρ,ο|τη|ρ : Ὁ ἅ(γιος) Θεόδωρ(ος) ὁ Τήρ(ων). Remains of a circular inscription within a border of dots:

....θει.σδ.υλ,

[Κύριε βοή]θει [τ]ῷ σῷ δ[ο]ύλ(ῳ)

Reverse

Inscription of seven lines, a decoration above. Linear border.

– + –
θεοδ
ρ,α΄σπαθ
κριτ,επ..
.ιππο...
RιλS.
οναρμ.
νιακ,

Θεοδώρ(ῳ) (πρωτο)σπαθ(αρίῳ), κριτ(ῇ) ἐπ[ὶ τ]οῦ Ἱππο[δρ(όμου), τ]οῦ βίλ(ου) (καὶ) [τ]ον Ἀρμ[ε]νιακ(ῶν)

Translation

Κύριε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ Θεοδώρῳ πρωτοσπαθαρίῳ, κριτῇ ἐπὶ τοῦ Ἱπποδρόμου, τοῦ βίλου καὶ τον Ἀρμενιακῶν.

Lord, help your servant Theodore, protospatharios, judge of the Hippodrome, of the Velum, and of the Armeniakoi.

Accession number BZS.1947.2.43
Diameter 24 mm
Condition Chipped on the sides.
Previous Editions

DO Seals 4, no. 22.24.

Notes

Accession number BZS.1947.2.43
Diameter 24 mm
Condition Chipped on the sides.
Previous Editions

DO Seals 4, no. 22.24.

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