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Michael spatharokandidatos epi tou Chrysotriklinou and basilikos of the Optimatoi (tenth/eleventh century)

 
 

Obverse

Bust of the Virgin with hands held open before her. Sigla: ̅ΘΥ̅ : Μή(τη)ρ Θ(εο)ῦ. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of five lines. Border of dots.

ΘΚΕ,Θ,
ΜΙΧ,ΣΠΑΘ,
Δ,ΕΠΙΤ,
.ΓΚΛSΠ̅Τ,
ΤΙΜΑΤ

Θ(εοτόκ)ε β(οή)θ(ει) Μιχ(αὴλ) σπαθ(αρο)[κ(αν)]δ(ι)δ(άτῳ) ἐπὶ τ(οῦ) [Χρ(υσο)](τρι)κλ(ίνου) (καὶ) β(ασιλικῷ) τ(ῶν) [Ὀπ]τιμάτ(ων).

Obverse

Bust of the Virgin with hands held open before her. Sigla: ̅ΘΥ̅ : Μή(τη)ρ Θ(εο)ῦ. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of five lines. Border of dots.

ΘΚΕ,Θ,
ΜΙΧ,ΣΠΑΘ,
Δ,ΕΠΙΤ,
.ΓΚΛSΠ̅Τ,
ΤΙΜΑΤ

Θ(εοτόκ)ε β(οή)θ(ει) Μιχ(αὴλ) σπαθ(αρο)[κ(αν)]δ(ι)δ(άτῳ) ἐπὶ τ(οῦ) [Χρ(υσο)](τρι)κλ(ίνου) (καὶ) β(ασιλικῷ) τ(ῶν) [Ὀπ]τιμάτ(ων).

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.2112
Diameter 21.0 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 3, no. 71.2.