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Symeon imperial protospatharios and anagrapheus of the Armeniakoi (tenth century)

Accession number BZS.1958.106.3167
Diameter 26 mm
Field diameter 20 mm
Condition Cracked along the channel.
Previous Editions

DO Seals 4, no. 22.3.

Obverse

Bust of St. John the Baptist, bearded, blessing and holding a long cross in his left hand. Semicircular inscription within a border of dots:

αγΙ̅R-τσδ

Ἅγ(ιε) Ἰω(άννη) β(οήθει) τῷ σο δ(ούλῳ)

Reverse

Inscription of five lines, a row of pellets above and below. Border of dots.


+συμε
νRˊαˊσπαθ,
Sαναγρα
,τ,αρμε
νιακον

Συμεὼν β(ασιλικῷ) (πρωτο)σπαθ(αρίῳ) (καὶ) ἀναγραφ(εῖ) τ(ῶν) Ἀρμενιάκον

Translation

Ἅγιε Ἰωάννη βοήθει τῷ σο δούλῳ Συμεὼν βασιλικῷ πρωτοσπαθαρίῳ καὶ ἀναγραφεῖ τῶν Ἀρμενιάκον.

Saint John, help your servant Symeon, imperial protospatharios and anagrapheus of the Armeniakoi.

Accession number BZS.1958.106.3167
Diameter 26 mm
Field diameter 20 mm
Condition Cracked along the channel.
Previous Editions

DO Seals 4, no. 22.3.

Notes

Accession number BZS.1958.106.3167
Diameter 26 mm
Field diameter 20 mm
Condition Cracked along the channel.
Previous Editions

DO Seals 4, no. 22.3.

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