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Constantine Antiochos (eleventh century, second half)

 
 

Obverse

Bust of St Demetrios holding a spear and shield. Traces of epigraphy on either side: |Η̣.|ΤΡ: ὁ ἅ(γιος) Δημ[ή]τρ(ιος). Border of dots.

Reverse

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

κ̣ε̣θ
κ̅Ντ
̣ν̣τιο
χο

Κ(ύρι)ε β(οή)θ(ει) Κων(σταντίνῳ) τῷ Ἀντι[ό]χο

Obverse

Bust of St Demetrios holding a spear and shield. Traces of epigraphy on either side: |Η̣.|ΤΡ: ὁ ἅ(γιος) Δημ[ή]τρ(ιος). Border of dots.

Reverse

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

κ̣ε̣θ
κ̅Ντ
̣ν̣τιο
χο

Κ(ύρι)ε β(οή)θ(ει) Κων(σταντίνῳ) τῷ Ἀντι[ό]χο

Accession number BZS.1947.2.1003
Diameter 17.0 mm
Condition Faintly imprinted.

Translation

Κύριε βοήθει Κωνσταντίνῳ τῷ Ἀντιόχο.

Lord, help Constantine Antiochos.

Commentary

For other seals of the Antiochos family, see the remarks of Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden II, no. 2590; and PBW: Konstantinos 20472 and 20589.