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Demetrios Aloupos, protoproedros (twelfth century)

 
 

Obverse

Inscription of four lines, a cross above. Border of dots.

ΚΕ̅Ο
ΗΘΕΙΔΗ
ΜΗΤΡΙ

Κ(ύρι)ε βοήθει Δημητρίῳ

Reverse

Inscription of four lines. Border of dots.

ΑΠ...
ΔΡΤ
ΑΛ̣Π̣
̣

(πρωτο)π[ροέ]δρῳ τῷ Ἀλουπῷ

Obverse

Inscription of four lines, a cross above. Border of dots.

ΚΕ̅Ο
ΗΘΕΙΔΗ
ΜΗΤΡΙ

Κ(ύρι)ε βοήθει Δημητρίῳ

Reverse

Inscription of four lines. Border of dots.

ΑΠ...
ΔΡΤ
ΑΛ̣Π̣
̣

(πρωτο)π[ροέ]δρῳ τῷ Ἀλουπῷ

Accession number BZS.1947.2.986
Diameter 19.0 mm
Previous Editions

Noted by John Cotsonis in "The Virgin Lysiponos ("The Deliverer from Pain") on a Byzantine lead seal and the transformation of a Marian epithet," Byzantion 87 (2017), 168.

Translation

Κύριε βοήθει Δημητρίῳ πρωτοπροέδρῳ τῷ Ἀλουπῷ.

Lord, help Demetrios Aloupos, protoproedros.

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