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Theophanes imperial protospatharios and anagrapheus of the Armeniakoi (tenth/eleventh century)

Accession number BZS.1958.106.1441
Diameter 25 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 4, no. 22.5.

Another very similar seal (but not from the same boulloterion) is published in Zacos, Seals II, no. 325.

Obverse

Patriarchal cross (X at crossbars) on three steps with fleurons rising to the upper bar. Remains of a circular inscription within a border of dots:

κε.....τσ....

Κ(ύρι)ε [βοήθει] τῷ σῷ [δούλῳ]

Reverse

Inscription of five lines. Border of dots.

θεοα
νR΄α΄σπαθ
.αναγρ.
τοναρ
μενια

θεοφάν(ει) β(ασιλικῷ) (πρωτο)σπαθ(αρίῳ) [(καὶ)] ἀναγρ[α]φ(εῖ) τον Ἀρμενια(κῶν)

Translation

Κύριε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ θεοφάνει βασιλικῷ πρωτοσπαθαρίῳ καὶ ἀναγραφεῖ τον Ἀρμενιακῶν.

Lord, help your servant Theophanes, imperial protospatharios and anagrapheus of the Armeniakoi.

Accession number BZS.1958.106.1441
Diameter 25 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 4, no. 22.5.

Another very similar seal (but not from the same boulloterion) is published in Zacos, Seals II, no. 325.

Notes

Accession number BZS.1958.106.1441
Diameter 25 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 4, no. 22.5.

Another very similar seal (but not from the same boulloterion) is published in Zacos, Seals II, no. 325.

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