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Demetrios Aloupos, proedros (eleventh/twelfth century)

Accession number BZS.1958.106.2276
Diameter 21 mm
Condition Corroded.
Previous Editions

Noted by John Cotsonis in "The Virgin Lysiponos ("The Deliverer from Pain") on a Byzantine lead seal and the transformation of a Marian epithet," Byzantion 87 (2017), 168.

Obverse

Inscription of four lines, a cross above. Border of dots.

  
Θ̣ΚΕ,Θ,
.ΣΔ̣,
.Η̣ΜΗΤΡΙ
  

Θ(εοτό)κε β(οή)θ(ει) [τ]ῷ σῷ δού(λῳ) [Δ]ημητρίῳ

Reverse

Inscription of three lines, a decoration below. Border of dots.

ΠΡΟ.
ΔΡΟΤ̣
ΑΛΠ.
  

προ[έ]δρο τῷ Ἀλουπ[ῷ]

Translation

Θεοτόκε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ Δημητρίῳ προέδρο τῷ Ἀλουπῷ.

Mother of God, help your servant Demetrios Aloupos, proedros.

Accession number BZS.1958.106.2276
Diameter 21 mm
Condition Corroded.
Previous Editions

Noted by John Cotsonis in "The Virgin Lysiponos ("The Deliverer from Pain") on a Byzantine lead seal and the transformation of a Marian epithet," Byzantion 87 (2017), 168.