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Barsakios imperial protospatharios and strategos of Sicily (ninth/tenth century)

Accession number BZS.1958.106.5545
Diameter 24 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 1, no. 5.9d.

Obverse

Patriarchal cross on three steps. Circular inscription between two borders of dots.

ΚΕΟΗΘΗΤΟΣΟΔΟΥΛ

Κύριε βοήθει το σο δούλῳ

Reverse

Inscription of five lines. Double border of dots.

ΑΡΣ
ΚΙΣΠ
ΘΡ,ΣΤ
ΡΤΙΓ,ΣΗ
ΚΕΛΙ

Βασρσακίῳ βασιλικῷ πρωτοσπαθαρίῳ καὶ στρατηγ Σικελίας

Translation

Κύριε βοήθει το σο δούλῳ Βασρσακίῳ βασιλικῷ πρωτοσπαθαρίῳ καὶ στρατηγῷ Σικελήας.

Lord, help your servant Barsakios imperial protospatharios and strategos of Sicily.

Commentary

See the parallels listed below and the commentary to BZS 1958.106.1802.

Accession number BZS.1958.106.5545
Diameter 24 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 1, no. 5.9d.

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