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Daniel spatharokandidatos and tourmarches (eleventh century, second half)

 
 

Obverse

Inscription of three lines, followed by decoration. Border of dots.

....
.ηςδ
νηηλ

[Σφραγ]ὴς Δανηήλ

Reverse

Inscription of four lines, the first of which is not visible. Decoration below the final line. Border of dots.

....
ροκ..
κετ.
μρχ.

[σπαθ(α)]ροκα(ν)δ(ι)δ(άτου) κε του[ρ]μάρχ(η)

Obverse

Inscription of three lines, followed by decoration. Border of dots.

....
.ηςδ
νηηλ

[Σφραγ]ὴς Δανηήλ

Reverse

Inscription of four lines, the first of which is not visible. Decoration below the final line. Border of dots.

....
ροκ..
κετ.
μρχ.

[σπαθ(α)]ροκα(ν)δ(ι)δ(άτου) κε του[ρ]μάρχ(η)

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.1606
Diameter 20.0 mm
Previous Editions

Parallel: Schlumberger, Sig., 372 (eleventh/twelfth centuries).

Translation

Σφραγὴς Δανηὴλ σπαθαροκανδιδάτου κε τουρμάρχη.

Seal of Daniel spatharokandidatos and tourmarches.

Commentary

Our seal is fragmentary; we may expand the inscription with the help of the parallel published by Schlumberger.