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Niketas judge of the Thrakesioi (eleventh century)

Accession number BZS.1958.106.4299
Diameter 29 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 3, no. 2.23.

Obverse

Inscription of five lines preceded by decoration. Border of dots.

– 
+ψηφσ
.εβαιS
.υρκαι
τσλο
γσ

Ψήφους [β]εβαιῶ (καὶ) [κ]υρῶ καὶ τοὺς λόγους

Reverse

Inscription of five lines. Border of dots.

– 
δικασ
πολν.
.ητατ.
θρακησ
.νˋ

δικασπόλου Ν[ικ]ήτα τῶ[ν] Θρᾳκησ[ί]ων

Translation

Ψήφους βεβαιῶ καὶ κυρῶ καὶ τοὺς λόγους 
δικασπόλου Νικήτα τῶν Θρᾳκησίων.

I ratify the decisions and confirm the words of Niketas, dispenser of justice in the theme of the Thrakesioi.

Commentary

Two twelve-syllable verses varying slightly from those presented on the same owner's BZS.1951.31.5.1928. The engraver incised a superfluous abbreviation mark at the end of the last line on the reverse.

Accession number BZS.1958.106.4299
Diameter 29 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 3, no. 2.23.

Notes

Accession number BZS.1958.106.4299
Diameter 29 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 3, no. 2.23.