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Leo Maloites (eleventh/twelfth century)

Accession number BZS.1958.106.4382
Diameter 17 mm
Field diameter 13 mm
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden II, no. 2531.

Obverse

Inscription of three lines, beginning with a cross. Border of dots.

σρα
γισλΕ̣
Ο̣ντο.

σφραγὶς Λέοντο[ς]

Reverse

Inscription of three lines. Border of dots.

Ἥε
.ουμα
.οιτ

ἥδε [τ]οῦ Μα[λ]οΐτου

Translation

σφραγὶς Λέοντος ἥδε τοῦ Μαλοΐτου.

This is the seal of Leo Maloites.

Commentary

The family name Maloites is known only from lead seals (see also the related specimen, BZS.1955.1.4007). This seal and its parallel appear to belong to the last decade of the eleventh or the first decade of the twelfth century.

Accession number BZS.1958.106.4382
Diameter 17 mm
Field diameter 13 mm
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden II, no. 2531.

Accession number BZS.1958.106.4382
Diameter 17 mm
Field diameter 13 mm
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden II, no. 2531.

Notes

Accession number BZS.1958.106.4382
Diameter 17 mm
Field diameter 13 mm
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden II, no. 2531.