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George imperial spatharios and kommerkiarios of Chaldia (tenth century)

Accession number BZS.1958.106.3407
Diameter 26 mm
Field diameter 24 mm
Condition Two halves; corroded (reverse).
Previous Editions

DO Seals 4, no. 32.18a.

Obverse

Peacock standing frontally, with wings and tail outspread. Circular inscription between two borders of dots:

κεRοηθειτσδουλ

Κ(ύρι)ε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ

Reverse

Inscription of five lines, rows of three pellets above and below. Border of dots.


γεργ
ιRσπθ
ριSκουμ
ερκηρι
χλδι

Γεωργίῳ β(ασιλικῷ) σπαθαρίῳ (καὶ) κουμερκηαρίῳ Χαλδία(ς)

Translation

Κύριε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ Γεωργίῳ βασιλικῷ σπαθαρίῳ καὶ κουμερκηαρίῳ Χαλδίας.

Lord, help your servant George, imperial spatharios and kommerkiarios of Chaldia.

Commentary

This seal and BZS.1951.31.5.366 come from the same boulloterion. Their readings have been combined.

Accession number BZS.1958.106.3407
Diameter 26 mm
Field diameter 24 mm
Condition Two halves; corroded (reverse).
Previous Editions

DO Seals 4, no. 32.18a.

Notes

Accession number BZS.1958.106.3407
Diameter 26 mm
Field diameter 24 mm
Condition Two halves; corroded (reverse).
Previous Editions

DO Seals 4, no. 32.18a.