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Leo imperial protospatharios and strategos of Aigaion Pelagos (tenth century)

 
 

Obverse

Completely obliterated; likely a cross on steps as remains of a fleuron are visible at left. Remains of a circular inscription.

Κὐριε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ

Reverse

Inscription. Border of dots.

..ΕΟΝΤ
ˊΣΠΑΘ,
.ΣΤΡΑΤΗΓ,
..ΕΓΕΟΥ
...ΑΓ

Λέοντι βασιλικῷ πρωτοσπαθαρίῳ (καὶ) στρατηγ τοῦ Ἐγέου Πελάγους

Obverse

Completely obliterated; likely a cross on steps as remains of a fleuron are visible at left. Remains of a circular inscription.

Κὐριε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ

Reverse

Inscription. Border of dots.

..ΕΟΝΤ
ˊΣΠΑΘ,
.ΣΤΡΑΤΗΓ,
..ΕΓΕΟΥ
...ΑΓ

Λέοντι βασιλικῷ πρωτοσπαθαρίῳ (καὶ) στρατηγ τοῦ Ἐγέου Πελάγους

Accession number BZS.1947.2.82
Diameter 20.0 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 2, no. 40.29.
Cf. a similar seal from the Athens Numismatic Museum has been published by Schlumberger, Mélanges, 225-26, and Konstantopoulos, no. 98 (with spelling τοῦ Ἐγγέου).