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Leo patrikios, imperial protospatharios and strategos of the Anatolikoi (ninth century)

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.1445
Diameter 28 mm
Condition Broken into two along channel
Previous Editions

DO Seals 3, no. 86.55.

Obverse

Cruciform invocative monogram (type VIII). In the quarters: τσ|.ουλ. Wreath border.

Κύριε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ

Reverse

Inscription of five lines. Wreath border.

.ΛΕΟ
Τ /ΠΤΡΙ
Β/ΣΠΚΣ
ΡΤ /
ΤΟΛΙΚ /

Λέοντι πατρικίῳ, βασιλικῷ πρωτοσπαθαρίῳ, καὶ στρατηγῷ τῶν Ἀνατολικῶν

Translation

Κύριε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ Λέοντι πατρικίῳ, βασιλικῷ πρωτοσπαθαρίῳ, καὶ στρατηγῷ τῶν Ἀνατολικῶν.

Lord, help your servant Leo, patrikios, imperial protospatharios, and strategos of the Anatolikoi.

Commentary

The owner of the present seal could be the future Emperor Leo V the Armenian.

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.1445
Diameter 28 mm
Condition Broken into two along channel
Previous Editions

DO Seals 3, no. 86.55.

Notes

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.1445
Diameter 28 mm
Condition Broken into two along channel
Previous Editions

DO Seals 3, no. 86.55.

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