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Tarasios hypatos and archon of the Kyberiotai (eighth century)

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.1449
Diameter 34 mm
Condition Corroded. The two specimens are from the same boulloterion, and their readings are combined below.
Previous Editions

DO Seals 2, no. 59.1b.

Obverse

Cruciform invocative monogram (type V); in the four angles: ΤΡ|ΣΙΩ. Wreath border.

Θεοτόκε βοήθει Ταρασίῳ

Reverse

Inscription of five lines. Wreath border.

ΥΠ
ΤΩΡΧ
ΟΝΤΙΤΩ
ΝΚΥΒΕΡΙ
ΟΤΩΝ

ὑπάτῳ καὶ ἄρχοντι τῶν Κυβεριοτῶν

Translation

Θεοτόκε βοήθει Ταρασίῳ ὑπάτῳ καὶ ἄρχοντι τῶν Κυβεριοτῶν.

Theotokos, help Tarasios hypatos and archon of the Kyberiotai.

Commentary

This is the second of two seals from the same boulloterion which have been edited jointly: see BZS 1955.1.663.

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.1449
Diameter 34 mm
Condition Corroded. The two specimens are from the same boulloterion, and their readings are combined below.
Previous Editions

DO Seals 2, no. 59.1b.

Notes

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.1449
Diameter 34 mm
Condition Corroded. The two specimens are from the same boulloterion, and their readings are combined below.
Previous Editions

DO Seals 2, no. 59.1b.