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Andrew monk, kouboukleisios and (imperial?) notarios (tenth century)

Accession number BZS.1955.1.4882
Diameter 22 mm
Condition Half missing.

Obverse

Spiraling invocative monogram. Border of dots.

Θεοτόκε βοήθει

Reverse

Inscription in four lines with decorations above and below. Border of dots.

[·]··
..
Ρˊ
...αχω
...κλˊ
.νοτˊ
·

Ἀνδρέᾳ μοναχῷ κουβουκλεισίῳ καὶ βασιλικῷ? νοταρίῳ

Translation

Θεοτόκε βοήθει Ἀνδρέᾳ μοναχῷ κουβουκλεισίῳ καὶ βασιλικῷ (?) νοταρίῳ.

Theotokos, help Andrew, monk, kouboukleisios and imperial (?) notarios.

Commentary

Because of the missing half seal, it is unclear what (if any) word precedes the office of notarios; in this period it is most likely "imperial," though protonotarios is also possible.

Accession number BZS.1955.1.4882
Diameter 22 mm
Condition Half missing.

Bibliography

Accession number BZS.1955.1.4882
Diameter 22 mm
Condition Half missing.

Notes

Accession number BZS.1955.1.4882
Diameter 22 mm
Condition Half missing.

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