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Epiphanios imperial spatharios and tourmarches of Hellas (ninth century)

Accession number BZS.1958.106.4204
Diameter 29 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 2, no. 8.61b.
Zacos-Veglery, no. 1876b.

Obverse

Cruciform invocative monogram (type V); in the four quarters: ΤΣ|ΔΛ. No visible border.

Θεοτόκε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ

Reverse

Inscription of four lines. No visible border.

ΕΠΗΦΝ
Ι/ΣΠΘ/
ΤΡΜΡ
Χ/ΕΛΔ/

Ἐπηφανίῳ βασιλικῷ σπαθαρίῳ καὶ τουρμάρχ Ἑλάδος

Translation

Θεοτόκε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ  Ἐπηφανίῳ βασιλικῷ σπαθαρίῳ καὶ τουρμάρχῃ Ἑλάδος.

Mother of God, help your servant Epiphanios imperial spatharios and tourmarch of Hellas.

Commentary

For a discussion of this seal and its owner, see the commentary to BZS 1958.106.3640.

Accession number BZS.1958.106.4204
Diameter 29 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 2, no. 8.61b.
Zacos-Veglery, no. 1876b.

Notes

Accession number BZS.1958.106.4204
Diameter 29 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 2, no. 8.61b.
Zacos-Veglery, no. 1876b.