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Nicholas primikerios of the oikonomos of the Great Church (eleventh century)

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.3148
Diameter 20 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 5 no. 42.41b; Laurent, Corpus 5.1: no. 60. Laurent illustrates a Paris specimen.

Obverse

Bust of a bearded male saint holding a book in his right hand (probably St. Nicholas). Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of five lines. Border of dots.

νικο
λ,πριμι
κηρ,τυ
κονομ,τ
εκλη

Νικόλ(αος) πριμικήρ(ιος) τοῦ ὐκονόμου τ(ῆς) Μ(ε)γ(άλης) Ἐκλη(σίας)

Translation

Νικόλαος πριμικήριος τοῦ ὐκονόμου τῆς Μεγάλης Ἐκλησίας.

Nicholas primikerios of the oikonomos of the Great Church.

Commentary

The reading of this poorly preserved specimen has been restored with reference to its counterpart from the same boulloterion: BZS 1951.31.5.3148.

The bottom of a letter from the first line on the reverse is faintly visible above the iota and mu of the second line.

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.3148
Diameter 20 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 5 no. 42.41b; Laurent, Corpus 5.1: no. 60. Laurent illustrates a Paris specimen.

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.3148
Diameter 20 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 5 no. 42.41b; Laurent, Corpus 5.1: no. 60. Laurent illustrates a Paris specimen.

Notes

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.3148
Diameter 20 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 5 no. 42.41b; Laurent, Corpus 5.1: no. 60. Laurent illustrates a Paris specimen.