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Gregoras imperial protospatharios and strategos of Koloneia (ninth/tenth century)

Accession number BZS.1958.106.3493
Diameter 23 mm
Condition Chipped.
Previous Editions

DO Seals 4, no. 48.8.

Obverse

Cross (largely obliterated) on three steps. Remnants of a circular inscription within a border of dots:

+κεRο......σδουλ/

Κ(ύρι)ε βο[ήθει τ]ῷ σῷ δούλ(ῳ)

Reverse

Inscription of four lines, a cross between pellets above and below.

+
+γρηγ.
ραR/α/σ..θ
Sστρατιγ,κ
ολνια/
+

Γργ[ο]ρᾷ β(ασιλικῷ) (πρωτο)σ[πα]θ(αρίῳ) (καὶ) στρατιγ(ῷ) Κολωνία(ς)

Translation

Κύριε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ Γργορᾷ βασιλικῷ πρωτοσπαθαρίῳ καὶ στρατιγῷ Κολωνίας.

Lord, help your servant Gregoras, imperial protospatharios and strategos of Koloneia.