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Samuel Mauropodes, chartophylax (1170-1178)

 
 

Obverse

Standing figure of the Prophet Samuel blessing, and holding a book. Stick monogram at left: ο|| : Ὁ προφήτης; columnar inscription at right: ΣΑ|Μ|ΗΛ: Σαμουήλ. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription in five lines. Thin wreath border.

ΟΧΑΡ
ΤΟΦΥΛΑΞ
ΣΑΜΟΥΗΛ
ΜΑΥΡΟΠΟ
ΗΣ

Ὁ χαρτοφύλαξ Σαμουὺλ Μαυροπόδης

Obverse

Standing figure of the Prophet Samuel blessing, and holding a book. Stick monogram at left: ο|| : Ὁ προφήτης; columnar inscription at right: ΣΑ|Μ|ΗΛ: Σαμουήλ. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription in five lines. Thin wreath border.

ΟΧΑΡ
ΤΟΦΥΛΑΞ
ΣΑΜΟΥΗΛ
ΜΑΥΡΟΠΟ
ΗΣ

Ὁ χαρτοφύλαξ Σαμουὺλ Μαυροπόδης

Accession number BZS.1958.106.5453
Diameter 35.0 mm; field: 29.0 mm
Previous Editions

Cf. Laurent, Corpus V/2, no. 1615bis. See also Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden II, no. 1576.

Translation

Ὁ χαρτοφύλαξ Σαμουὺλ Μαυροπόδης.

The chartophylax Samuel Mauropodes.