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Theophylaktos imperial spatharios and judge of Charsianon (eleventh century, ca. 1032)

Accession number BZS.1958.106.2519
Diameter 24 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 4, no. 40.12b.

Obverse

Bust of St. Nicholas; details indistinct. Vertical inscription on either side: |νι-κ|ο|λ, : Ὁ ἅ(γιος) Νικόλ(αος). Traces of a circular inscription. No visible border.

+κε....σδλ,

Κ(ύρι)ε [β(οή)θ(ει) τῷ] σῷ δούλ(ῳ)

Reverse

Inscription of five lines. No visible border.

θεοφυ
λακτR
σπαθκρι
τ,χαρσι
αν

Θεοφυλάκτῳ β(ασιλικῷ) σπαθ(αρίῳ) (καὶ) κριτ(ῇ) Χαρσιανοῦ

Translation

Κύριε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ Θεοφυλάκτῳ βασιλικῷ σπαθαρίῳ καὶ κριτῇ Χαρσιανοῦ.

Lord, help your servant Theophylaktos, imperial spatharios and judge of Charsianon.

Commentary

This seal and BZS.1955.1.2854 come from the same boulloterion and their readings have been combined. See the commentary to the other entry.

Accession number BZS.1958.106.2519
Diameter 24 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 4, no. 40.12b.

Notes

Accession number BZS.1958.106.2519
Diameter 24 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 4, no. 40.12b.