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Christophoros imperial protospatharios, epi tou Chrysotriklinou, and domestikos of the basilikoi anthropoi (tenth century)

Accession number BZS.1958.106.2632
Diameter 24 mm
Field diameter 20 mm

Obverse

Within a border of dots, a cruciform monogram (variant of type XII) decorated with tendrils. In the quarters: χριστο|φορ.

Κύριε βοήθει Χριστοφόρῳ

Reverse

Inscription of five lines. Border of dots.

ˊˊσπ
Θˊεπιτχ
ρυστρικˊ
δομ,τ,
ν̅̅ν

βασιλικῷ πρωτοσπαθαρίῳ ἐπὶ τοῦ Χρυσωτρικλίνου 

καὶ δομεστίκῳ τῶν βασιλικῶν ἀνθρώπων

Translation

Κύριε βοήθει Χριστοφόρῳ βασιλικῷ πρωτοσπαθαρίῳ ἐπὶ τοῦ Χρυσωτρικλίνου καὶ δομεστίκῳ τῶν βασιλικῶν ἀνθρώπων.

Lord, help Christophoros imperial protospatharios, epi tou Chrysotriklinou and domestic of the "imperial men."

Commentary

This specimen is edited jointly with the parallels from the same boulloterion listed below.

Accession number BZS.1958.106.2632
Diameter 24 mm
Field diameter 20 mm

Bibliography

Accession number BZS.1958.106.2632
Diameter 24 mm
Field diameter 20 mm

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