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Constantine Bastralites, sebastos (twelfth/thirteenth century)

Accession number BZS.1958.106.3645
Diameter 32 mm
Field diameter 29 mm
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 234 (listing other publications).

Obverse

St. George standing, balancing his spear and shield against the ground. On either side, epigraphy: ο||γ|ι|ο|σγε|ρ|γι|ο|⸊ : ὁ ἅγιος Γεώργιος. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of eight lines, a cross above. Border of dots.


γεργι
Ε̣σκεποισ
μετονσον
Ο̣Ι̣κεττον
ρλιτ
σεον
κν
τινον

Γεώργιε, σκέποις με τὸν σὸν οἰκέτην τὸν Βαστραλίτην σεβαστὸν Κωνσταντῖνον

Translation

Γεώργιε, σκέποις με τὸν σὸν οἰκέτην τὸν Βαστραλίτην σεβαστὸν Κωνσταντῖνον.

George, may you protect your servant, the sebastos Constantine Bastralites.

Commentary

The inscription consists of two twelve-syllable verses.

Accession number BZS.1958.106.3645
Diameter 32 mm
Field diameter 29 mm
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 234 (listing other publications).

Accession number BZS.1958.106.3645
Diameter 32 mm
Field diameter 29 mm
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 234 (listing other publications).

Notes

Accession number BZS.1958.106.3645
Diameter 32 mm
Field diameter 29 mm
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 234 (listing other publications).