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John Xiphilinos, protoproedros and judge (eleventh century, second half)

 
 

Obverse

Inscription of five lines, a cross above. Border of dots.

  
πρτο
πΡ̣Ο̣Ε̣ρ
Κ̣Α̣Ι̣Κ̣Ρ̣Ι̣Τ̣̣
̣Ι̣Φ̣Ι̣Λ̣Ι̣
νου

πρωτοπροέδρου καὶ κριτοῦ Ξιφιλίνου

Reverse

Inscription of four lines, decorations above and below. Border of dots.

  
επισφρα
γι̣̣τασ
γραφασ
ια
  

ἐπισφραγίζω τὰς γραφὰς Ἰωάννου

Obverse

Inscription of five lines, a cross above. Border of dots.

  
πρτο
πΡ̣Ο̣Ε̣ρ
Κ̣Α̣Ι̣Κ̣Ρ̣Ι̣Τ̣̣
̣Ι̣Φ̣Ι̣Λ̣Ι̣
νου

πρωτοπροέδρου καὶ κριτοῦ Ξιφιλίνου

Reverse

Inscription of four lines, decorations above and below. Border of dots.

  
επισφρα
γι̣̣τασ
γραφασ
ια
  

ἐπισφραγίζω τὰς γραφὰς Ἰωάννου

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.2429
Diameter 27.0 mm; field: 24.0 mm
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden II, no. 1870b. The reading of this seal has been aided by reference to BZS.1958.106.3219.

Translation

πρωτοπροέδρου καὶ κριτοῦ Ξιφιλίνου ἐπισφραγίζω τὰς γραφὰς Ἰωάννου.

I set the seal on the documents of the protoproedros and judge John Xiphilinos.

Commentary

See the commentary to BZS.1958.106.3047 on the identity of this John Xiphilinos.