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N. metropolitan of Euchaita and protosynkellos (eleventh century)

 
 

Obverse

Bust of St. Theodore holding a martyr's cross before him. Inscription in two columns: |θε|ο-δ|ρ|ο, : Ὁ ἅ(γιος) Θεόδωρο(ς). Circular inscription, beginning at ten o'clock. Border of pellets.

μαρτυσθυτηνσον

Μάρτυς θύτην σόν

Reverse

Inscription of five lines, decorations above and below. Border of pellets.


τονευ
χαιτν
πρτοσυγ
κελλον
σκεπε

τὸν Εὐχαΐτων πρωτοσύγκελλον σκέπε.

Obverse

Bust of St. Theodore holding a martyr's cross before him. Inscription in two columns: |θε|ο-δ|ρ|ο, : Ὁ ἅ(γιος) Θεόδωρο(ς). Circular inscription, beginning at ten o'clock. Border of pellets.

μαρτυσθυτηνσον

Μάρτυς θύτην σόν

Reverse

Inscription of five lines, decorations above and below. Border of pellets.


τονευ
χαιτν
πρτοσυγ
κελλον
σκεπε

τὸν Εὐχαΐτων πρωτοσύγκελλον σκέπε.

Accession number BZS.1955.1.5040
Diameter 27.0 mm; field: 23.0 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 4, no. 16.9b; Laurent, Corpus V/3, no. 1783; cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 1370. See Zacos, Seals II, no. 842, for a parallel specimen.