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

Accession number BZS.1947.2.82
Diameter 20 mm
Condition Poor state of preservation, esp. the obv. Oxidated.
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).

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

Translation

Κὐριε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ Λέοντι βασιλικῷ πρωτοσπαθαρίῳ καὶ στρατηγῷ τοῦ Ἐγέου Πελάγους.

Lord, help your servant Leo imperial protospatharios and strategos of Aigaion Pelagos.

Accession number BZS.1947.2.82
Diameter 20 mm
Condition Poor state of preservation, esp. the obv. Oxidated.
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).

Notes

Accession number BZS.1947.2.82
Diameter 20 mm
Condition Poor state of preservation, esp. the obv. Oxidated.
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).

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