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John imperial protospatharios and epi tou eidikou (ninth/tenth century)

Accession number BZS.1958.106.3372
Diameter 22 mm
Field diameter 19 mm
Condition Half preserved. The reading of this seal has been restored with reference to its better preserved counterpart from the same boulloterion noted below.

Obverse

Cross with two transverse bars, standing on three steps. Between two borders of dots, a circular inscription along the circumference:

Κεοηθει

Κύριε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλ

Reverse

Inscription of four lines. Border of dots.

νη
πθ
πιτι
λογ,

Ἰωάνῃ βασιλικῷ πρωτοσπαθαρίῳ καὶπὶ τοῦ ἰδικοῦ λόγου

Translation

Κύριε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ Ἰωάνῃ βασιλικῷ πρωτοσπαθαρίῳ καὶ ἐπὶ τοῦ ἰδικοῦ λόγου.

Lord, help your servant John imperial protospatharios and epi tou eidikou logou.

Accession number BZS.1958.106.3372
Diameter 22 mm
Field diameter 19 mm
Condition Half preserved. The reading of this seal has been restored with reference to its better preserved counterpart from the same boulloterion noted below.

Bibliography

Accession number BZS.1958.106.3372
Diameter 22 mm
Field diameter 19 mm
Condition Half preserved. The reading of this seal has been restored with reference to its better preserved counterpart from the same boulloterion noted below.

Notes

Accession number BZS.1958.106.3372
Diameter 22 mm
Field diameter 19 mm
Condition Half preserved. The reading of this seal has been restored with reference to its better preserved counterpart from the same boulloterion noted below.