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Bardas imperial protospatharios and strategos of Hellas (tenth century)

Accession number BZS.1977.34.11
Diameter 24 mm
Field diameter 17 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 2, no. 8.40.

Obverse

Peacock standing with tail outspread. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of five lines. Border of dots.

Ρ
ΣΠΘ
ΡΙΣΤΡ
ΤΙΓΕ
.Λ

Βάρδᾳ βασιλικῷ πρωτοσπαθαρίῳ καὶ στρατιγῷ Ἑλλάδος

Translation

Βάρδᾳ βασιλικῷ πρωτοσπαθαρίῳ καὶ στρατιγῷ Ἑλλάδος.

Bardas, imperial protospatharios and strategos of Hellas.

Commentary

Line 4 (rev.): it is clear that the letter after ΣΤΡΑΤΙΓΩ is either Ε or Θ. Line 5: although the three visible letters are blurred, their triangular outlines are clear.

Accession number BZS.1977.34.11
Diameter 24 mm
Field diameter 17 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 2, no. 8.40.

Notes

Accession number BZS.1977.34.11
Diameter 24 mm
Field diameter 17 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 2, no. 8.40.

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