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Basil imperial protospatharios and epi tou Chrysotriklinou (tenth century)

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.2667
Diameter 21 mm
Condition Broken along channel and half preerved. Faintly imprinted on obverse.

Obverse

An elaborate cross adorned with fleurons and mounted on steps. No inscription or border visible.

Reverse

Inscription of five lines. Border of dots.

...
ηλι,
παθˊε
χρυσ
κλ,

Κύριε βοήθει Βασηλίῳ βασιλικῷ πρωτοσπαθαρίῳ καὶπὶ τοῦ Χρυσοτρικλίνου

Translation

Κύριε βοήθει Βασηλίῳ βασιλικῷ πρωτοσπαθαρίῳ καὶ ἐπὶ τοῦ Χρυσοτρικλίνου.

Lord, help Basil imperial protospatharios and epi tou Chrysotriklinou.

Commentary

The reading of the name Basil is tentative but it seems the best restoration. Chryselios is also possible.

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.2667
Diameter 21 mm
Condition Broken along channel and half preerved. Faintly imprinted on obverse.

Bibliography

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.2667
Diameter 21 mm
Condition Broken along channel and half preerved. Faintly imprinted on obverse.

Notes

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.2667
Diameter 21 mm
Condition Broken along channel and half preerved. Faintly imprinted on obverse.

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