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Paul imperial chartoularios (sixth/seventh century)

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.3285
Diameter 25 mm


Daniel in the lions' den. Indecipherable traces of an inscription (likely an invocation) along the upper right of the circumference. Wreath border.


Block monogram. Wreath border.

α - β - ι - κ - λ - ο - π - ρ - σ - τ - υ - χ

Παύλου βασιλικοῦ χαρτουλαρίου


Παύλου βασιλικοῦ χαρτουλαρίου.

(Seal of) Paul, imperial chartoularios.


The monogram can be read in more than one way. An alternate reading of the reverse monogram is Παχομίου κουβικουλαρίου (Pachomios koubikoularios).