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Nicholas bishop of Adrianoupolis (tenth century)

Accession number BZS.1958.106.151
Diameter 19 mm
Field diameter 15 mm
Condition Blank too small for die.
Previous Editions

DO Seals 3, no. 100.2.

Obverse

A cross on three steps (X at the crossing) with fleurons rising on either side (up to cross bar). Circular inscription. Border of dots.

+ΚΕΟΗΘΕ.....ΔΟΥΛ

Κύριε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ

Reverse

Inscription of four lines. Border of dots.

..Κ.Λ
ΟΕΠΙ/Κ
ΠΟΔΡΗΝ
ΠΟΛΕΟΣ


Νικολάο ἐπισκώπο Ἀδρηανωπόλεος

Translation

Κύριε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ Νικολάο ἐπισκώπο Ἀδρηανωπόλεος.

Lord, help your servant Nicholas, bishop of Adrianopolis.

Commentary

The reading of the name is uncertain, but the remaining traces point to the restitution Νικόλαος.

On the bishopric of Adrianoupolis, see the entry for BZS 1958.106.93.

Accession number BZS.1958.106.151
Diameter 19 mm
Field diameter 15 mm
Condition Blank too small for die.
Previous Editions

DO Seals 3, no. 100.2.

Notes

Accession number BZS.1958.106.151
Diameter 19 mm
Field diameter 15 mm
Condition Blank too small for die.
Previous Editions

DO Seals 3, no. 100.2.