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Constantine kouboukleisios, chartoularios and imperial cleric (tenth/eleventh century)

 
 

Obverse

Bust of St. Andrew blessing (r. hand) and holding a long cross (l. hand). Inscription to l. and r.: Ο|Α|Ν|Δ|ΡΑ|Σ: Ὁ ἅγιος Ἀνδρέας. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of five lines with decorations above and below. Border of dots.

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ΚΩΝ
ΣΤΑΝΤΙ
ΚΚ
ΤΛ,Β
ΚΛΙΡ,Κ

Κωνσταντίνου κουβουκλησίου χαρτουλαρίου καὶ βασιλικοῦ κλιρικοῦ

Obverse

Bust of St. Andrew blessing (r. hand) and holding a long cross (l. hand). Inscription to l. and r.: Ο|Α|Ν|Δ|ΡΑ|Σ: Ὁ ἅγιος Ἀνδρέας. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of five lines with decorations above and below. Border of dots.

·
ΚΩΝ
ΣΤΑΝΤΙ
ΚΚ
ΤΛ,Β
ΚΛΙΡ,Κ

Κωνσταντίνου κουβουκλησίου χαρτουλαρίου καὶ βασιλικοῦ κλιρικοῦ

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.951
Diameter 24.0 mm; field: 17.0 mm

Translation

Κωνσταντίνου κουβουκλησίου χαρτουλαρίου καὶ βασιλικοῦ κλιρικοῦ.

(Seal of) Constantine kouboukleisios, chartoularios, and imperial cleric.

Commentary

The ligature, with an implied abbreviated α in between, is a strange way to begin χαρτουλαρίου.