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Leo oikonomos of Panion (eleventh/twelfth century)

 
 

Obverse

St. Michael standing, holding long scepter surmounted by trefoil ornament and globus cruciger. Vertical inscription: Χ|Μ: Μιχαήλ. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of four lines. Border of dots.

ΚΕΘ,
ΛΕΟΝΤΙ
ΟΙΚΟΝΟΜ,
ΠΑΝΙ
·

Κύριε βοήθει Λέοντι οἰκονόμ Πανίου

Obverse

St. Michael standing, holding long scepter surmounted by trefoil ornament and globus cruciger. Vertical inscription: Χ|Μ: Μιχαήλ. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of four lines. Border of dots.

ΚΕΘ,
ΛΕΟΝΤΙ
ΟΙΚΟΝΟΜ,
ΠΑΝΙ
·

Κύριε βοήθει Λέοντι οἰκονόμ Πανίου

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.1178
Diameter 20.0 mm; field: 14.0 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 1, no. 57.4.
Laurent, Corpus V/1, no. 323.

Translation

Κύριε βοήθει Λέοντι οἰκονόμῳ Πανίου.

Lord, help Leo oikonomos of Panion.

Commentary

The diocese, modern Panados, was located along the coastline of the Sea of Marmara in the vicinity of Raidestos. It was a suffragan bishopric of Herakleia. Cf. Laurent, Corpus V/1, 222 and Asdracha Thrace orientale, 248-49, 293-94.