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Theodore topoteretes (seventh century)

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.1026
Diameter 1 mm

Obverse

Depiction of standing eagle, wings raised, and head turned right. In the field above, cruciform invocative monogram (type V or VIII). Indeterminate border.

Reverse

Inscription of five lines, a decoration or ornament below. Wreath border.

τσ
ουλθε
οορτοπ
τιριτσ

τῷ σῷ δούλω Θεοδόρῳ τοπωτιριτ(ῃ) Σ . . .

Translation

Κύριε or Θεοτόκε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ Θεοδόρῳ τοπωτιριτῃ Σ . . .

Lord or Mother of God, help your servant Theodore topoteteres of S . . .

Commentary

This seal is not included in the sections of Zacos–Veglery devoted to seals with representations of eagles.

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.1026
Diameter 1 mm

Bibliography

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.1026
Diameter 1 mm

Notes

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.1026
Diameter 1 mm

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