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John imperial protospatharios epi ton oikeiakon and judge of Chaldia (tenth century)

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.2350
Diameter 24 mm
Condition Chipped at both ends of the channel.
Previous Editions

DO Seals 4, no. 32.8.

Obverse

Patriarchal cross (X at crossings) on four steps, with fleurons rising above the lower crossbar. Traces of a circular inscription within a border of dots:

....ηθει.σδ....

[Κ(ύρι)ε βο]ήθει [τ]ῷ σῷ δ[ούλῳ]

Reverse

Inscription of five lines, ending with an ornament. Border of dots.

ν
.ηR΄΄σπθ
.πιτ,οικι.
.κρητ,χ..
δ.σ

Ἰωάν[ν]ῃ β(ασιλικῷ) (πρωτο)σπαθ(αρίῳ) [ἐ]πὶ τ(ῶν) οἰκια[κ(ῶν) (καὶ)] κρητ(ῇ) Χ[αλ]δ[ί]ας

Translation

Κύριε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ Ἰωάννῃ βασιλικῷ πρωτοσπαθαρίῳ ἐπὶ τῶν οἰκιακῶν καὶ κρητῇ Χαλδίας.

Lord, help your servant John, imperial protospatharios epi ton oikeiakon and judge of Chaldia.

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.2350
Diameter 24 mm
Condition Chipped at both ends of the channel.
Previous Editions

DO Seals 4, no. 32.8.

Notes

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.2350
Diameter 24 mm
Condition Chipped at both ends of the channel.
Previous Editions

DO Seals 4, no. 32.8.

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