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Leo imperial protospatharios and strategos of Charsianon (tenth/eleventh century)

Accession number BZS.1958.106.5684
Diameter 27 mm
Field diameter 19 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 4, no. 40.18.

Obverse

Bust of the Virgin holding a medallion of Christ on her breast. Sigla: Μ̅-Θ̅ : Μ(ήτη)ρ Θ(εοῦ). Circular inscription within a border of dots:

θκεR,τσδ,

Θ(εοτό)κε β(οήθει) τῷ σῷ δ(ούλῳ).

Reverse

Inscription of five lines, decorations above and below.


+λε
νˋRˋαˋσπα
θˋSστρα
τ,τουχα
ρσιαν
– 

Λέων(τι) β(ασιλικῷ) (πρωτο)σπαθ(αρίῳ) (καὶ) στρατ(ηγῷ) τοῦ Χαρσιαν(οῦ)

Translation

Θεοτόκε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ Λέωντι βασιλικῷ πρωτοσπαθαρίῳ καὶ στρατηγῷ τοῦ Χαρσιανοῦ.

Mother of God, help your servant Leo, imperial protospatharios and strategos of Charsianon.

Accession number BZS.1958.106.5684
Diameter 27 mm
Field diameter 19 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 4, no. 40.18.

Notes

Accession number BZS.1958.106.5684
Diameter 27 mm
Field diameter 19 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 4, no. 40.18.

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