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Nikephoros Kaspax, general logothetes (twelfth century, second half)

Accession number BZS.1958.106.4807
Diameter 26 mm
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden II, no. 2372.

Obverse

The Mother of God, standing and holding the medallion of Christ before her. She is flanked by standing figures of St Basil on her right, and St Nicholas on her left. Sigla on either side of the central figure's head: ̅ΘΥ̅: Μή(τη)ρ Θ(εο)ῦ. Inscriptions to the left of the figure on the left: ||ΑΣ|ΙΛ|ΕΙ,: ὁ ἅ(γιος) Βασίλει(ος). To the right of the figure on the right: ||ΚΟ|ΛΑ|ΟΣ: ὁ ἅ(γιος) Νικόλαος. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of five lines beginning with a cross. Border of dots.

ΣΡΑ
ΓΙΣΓΕΚ̣̣
ΚΑΣΠΑΚΟ̣Σ
ΝΙΚΗΟ
ΡΟΥ

σφραγὶς γενηκοῦ Κάσπακος Νικηφόρου

Translation

σφραγὶς γενηκοῦ Κάσπακος Νικηφόρου.

Seal of Nikephoros Kaspax, general (logothetes).

Accession number BZS.1958.106.4807
Diameter 26 mm
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden II, no. 2372.