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Constantine imperial protospatharios and strategos of Chaldia (tenth century)

Accession number BZS.1958.106.2115
Diameter 23 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 4, no. 32.38a.

Listed in Bryer-Winfield, Pontos, 316.

Obverse

Cross potent on three steps, with fleurons up to the crossbar. A small X far below the crossbar. Circular inscription within concentric circles of dots:

+κεRοηθειτσδουλ

Κ(ύρι)ε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ

Reverse

Inscription of six lines. Border of dots.

+κον
σταντινο
Rασπαθα
ρSστρατι
γοχαλδι
ασ

Κονσταντίνο β(ασιλικῷ) (πρωτο)σπαθαρ(ίῳ) (καὶ) στρατιγο Χαλδίας

Translation

Κύριε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ Κονσταντίνο βασιλικῷ πρωτοσπαθαρίῳ καὶ στρατιγο Χαλδίας.

Lord, help your servant Constantine, imperial protospatharios of Chaldia.

Commentary

This seal and BZS.1955.1.1413 come from the same boulloterion. They may well have been from the same owner as BZS.1955.1.1412.

Accession number BZS.1958.106.2115
Diameter 23 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 4, no. 32.38a.

Listed in Bryer-Winfield, Pontos, 316.

Notes

Accession number BZS.1958.106.2115
Diameter 23 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 4, no. 32.38a.

Listed in Bryer-Winfield, Pontos, 316.