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Jerome archbishop of Mistheia (ninth century)

Accession number BZS.1947.2.178
Diameter 21 mm
Condition Blank too small for die.
Previous Editions

DO Seals 3, no. 92.1.
Laurent, Corpus V/1, no. 862.

Obverse

Cruciform invocative monogram (type VIII). In the quarters: ΟΣ.|ΔΛΟ. Wreath Border.

Κύριε βοήθει το σο δούλο

Reverse

Inscription of four lines. Wreath border.

+ΙΕΡΝ
ΥΜΡΧ
ΠΙΣΚΟΠ
ΣΘΙ

Ἱερονύμῳ ἀρχιεπισκόπῳ Μισθίας

Translation

Κύριε βοήθει το σο δούλο Ἱερονύμῳ ἀρχιεπισκόπῳ Μισθίας.

Lord, help your servant Jerome, archbishop of Mistheia.

Commentary

Mistheia (modern Beyşehir, southeast of Beyşehir Gölü and 72 km from Ikonion) was a suffragan of Ikonion that became an archbishopric in the ninth century (starting with Darrouzés, Notitiae, no. 2, line 81). See Laurent, Corpus V/1, 670; Zgusta, 386; Galatien und Lykaonien, 205-6.

Accession number BZS.1947.2.178
Diameter 21 mm
Condition Blank too small for die.
Previous Editions

DO Seals 3, no. 92.1.
Laurent, Corpus V/1, no. 862.

Notes

Accession number BZS.1947.2.178
Diameter 21 mm
Condition Blank too small for die.
Previous Editions

DO Seals 3, no. 92.1.
Laurent, Corpus V/1, no. 862.

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