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N., imperial protospatharios and strategos of Cherson (tenth century)

 
 

Obverse

The Annunciation. The Virgin standing at left and the archangel on the right. Between them, on the ground, a low seat (?) resembling the head of a column. Vertical inscription in center: Χ|Ε|ΡΕ|Τ: Χερετισμός. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription in six lines. Border of dots.

.
./ΣΠ
ΡΙΣΤ
....γ
ερσον
οσ

..... βασιλικῷ πρωτοσπαθαρίῳ καὶ στρατηγῷ Χερσόνος

Obverse

The Annunciation. The Virgin standing at left and the archangel on the right. Between them, on the ground, a low seat (?) resembling the head of a column. Vertical inscription in center: Χ|Ε|ΡΕ|Τ: Χερετισμός. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription in six lines. Border of dots.

.
./ΣΠ
ΡΙΣΤ
....γ
ερσον
οσ

..... βασιλικῷ πρωτοσπαθαρίῳ καὶ στρατηγῷ Χερσόνος

Accession number BZS.1947.2.245
Diameter 18.0 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 1, no. 82.23.
Alekseyenko, L'administration Byzantine de Cherson, no. 64 (3).