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Theodore Teicheotes (twelfth/thirteenth century)

Accession number BZS.1958.106.2887
Diameter 29 mm
Field diameter 21 mm
Condition Cracked along the channel and corroded.

Obverse

Bust of St. Demetrios holding a spear and shield. Inscription on either side: |δη|μιτ|ρι : ὁ ἅ(γιος) Δημίτρι(ος). Border of dots.

Reverse

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


θεοδ
.σφ̣ρα
...μ̣ατ
τυχ̣ε
του

Θεοδώ[ρ]ου σφρά[γισ]μα τοῦ Τυχεώτου

Translation

Θεοδώρου σφράγισμα τοῦ Τυχεώτου.

Seal of Theodore Teicheotes.

Commentary

The spelling of the owner's family name is not certain. We take the upsilon in Τυχεώτης as a homophonic error for ει and give the name as Teicheotes.

Accession number BZS.1958.106.2887
Diameter 29 mm
Field diameter 21 mm
Condition Cracked along the channel and corroded.

Bibliography

Accession number BZS.1958.106.2887
Diameter 29 mm
Field diameter 21 mm
Condition Cracked along the channel and corroded.

Notes

Accession number BZS.1958.106.2887
Diameter 29 mm
Field diameter 21 mm
Condition Cracked along the channel and corroded.

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