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Nicholas imperial spatharios and chartoularios of the Optimatoi (ninth/tenth century)

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.455
Diameter 23 mm
Condition Broken at the lower channel.
Previous Editions

DO Seals 3, no. 71.3

Obverse

Cross with wide arms on four steps with fleurons arising from base (up to transverse bar). Circular inscription, beginning at 12 o'clock, between two borders of dots:

+ΚΕΟΗΘ....ΣΔΟΥΛ

Κ(ύρι)ε βοήθ[ει τῷ] σῷ δούλῳ

Reverse

Inscription of four lines followed by decoration. Border of dots.

.ΝΙΚΟ
..ΟΥˊΣΠ
..ΡΤΟΝΟΠ

.ΗΜΤΟΝ


Νικολάου βα(σιλικοῦ) σπα[θ(αρίου) (καὶ) χ]αρ(τουλαρίου) τον Ὀπ[τ]ημάτον

Translation

Κύριε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ Νικολάου βασιλικοῦ σπαθαρίου καὶ χαρτουλαρίου τον Ὀπτημάτον.

Lord, help your servant Nicholas, imperial spatharios and chartoularios of the Optimatoi.

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.455
Diameter 23 mm
Condition Broken at the lower channel.
Previous Editions

DO Seals 3, no. 71.3

Notes

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.455
Diameter 23 mm
Condition Broken at the lower channel.
Previous Editions

DO Seals 3, no. 71.3

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