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Leo imperial protospatharios and strategos of the Boukellarioi (tenth century)

Accession number BZS.1958.106.870
Diameter 24 mm
Condition Broken along the channel. Half missing.
Previous Editions

DO Seals 4, no. 1.30

Obverse

Patriarchal cross (X on the lower crossbar) on three steps with fleurons rising to the lower crossbar. Remains of a circular inscription within a linear border:

τσδουλ,

[Κύριε βοήθει] τῷ σῷ δούλ(ῳ)

Reverse

Inscription of five lines. Linear border.

λ...
τοσ....
αθαρ,S...
ατ,R...
ελαρ

Λ[έοντος [β(ασιλικοῦ) (πρωτο)σπ]αθαρ(ίου) (καὶ) [στρ]ατηγ(οῦ) Β[ουκελαρ[ίων]

Translation

Κύριε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ Λέοντος βασιλικοῦ πρωτοσπαθαρίου καὶ στρατηγοῦ Βουκελαρίων.

Lord, help your servant Leo, imperial protospatharios and strategos of the Boukellarioi.

Commentary

The reading [Βα(σιλικοῦ) σπ]αθαρ(ίου) is also possible but unlikely.

Accession number BZS.1958.106.870
Diameter 24 mm
Condition Broken along the channel. Half missing.
Previous Editions

DO Seals 4, no. 1.30

Notes

Accession number BZS.1958.106.870
Diameter 24 mm
Condition Broken along the channel. Half missing.
Previous Editions

DO Seals 4, no. 1.30

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