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Basil protospatharios epi tou Chrysotriklinou, grand chartoularios of the genikon and protonotarios (eleventh century)

Accession number BZS.1958.106.3370
Diameter 28 mm
Condition Broken along channel and half preserved. Partly flattened. The reading has been restored on the basis of the parallels listed below.
Previous Editions

Oikonomides, “Usual Lead Seal,” 153–56, figs. 3l (obv.) and 4l (rev.)

Obverse

Bust of St. Mark offering a blessing and holding a book. Vertical inscription: |μ|α|ρ : Ὁ ἅγιος Μᾶρκος. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of seven lines. Border of dots.

ασιλ,
παθ,επι
τριγ,κ,
ρτουλ
γεν,κ
οτα
ρ,

Βασίλειος πρωτοσπαθάριος ἐπὶ τοῦ Χρυσοτριτρικλίνου, μέγας χαρτουλάριος τοῦ γενικοῦ καὶ πρωτονοτάριος

Translation

Βασίλειος πρωτοσπαθάριος ἐπὶ τοῦ Χρυσοτρικλίνου, μέγας χαρτουλάριος τοῦ γενικοῦ καὶ πρωτονοτάριος.

Basil protospatharios epi tou Chrysotriklinou, grand chartoularios of the genikon and protonotarios.

Commentary

One of ten specimens (listed below) which belong to the same owner but which do not all derive from the same boulloterion. As they present the same inscriptions, their readings have been combined.

Accession number BZS.1958.106.3370
Diameter 28 mm
Condition Broken along channel and half preserved. Partly flattened. The reading has been restored on the basis of the parallels listed below.
Previous Editions

Oikonomides, “Usual Lead Seal,” 153–56, figs. 3l (obv.) and 4l (rev.)

Bibliography

Accession number BZS.1958.106.3370
Diameter 28 mm
Condition Broken along channel and half preserved. Partly flattened. The reading has been restored on the basis of the parallels listed below.
Previous Editions

Oikonomides, “Usual Lead Seal,” 153–56, figs. 3l (obv.) and 4l (rev.)

Notes

Accession number BZS.1958.106.3370
Diameter 28 mm
Condition Broken along channel and half preserved. Partly flattened. The reading has been restored on the basis of the parallels listed below.
Previous Editions

Oikonomides, “Usual Lead Seal,” 153–56, figs. 3l (obv.) and 4l (rev.)

Parallels

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