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Michael Kampanarios (eleventh century)

Accession number BZS.1947.2.1039
Diameter 20 mm
Field diameter 16 mm
Condition Dented and chipped on both sides.
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 732.

Obverse

Inscription of four lines, a cross above and a decoration below. Linear border.


ελθοισ
οηθο.
χε̅τκε
κτημε.


Ἔλθοις βοηθὸς, Χριστέ, τῷ κεκτημέν

Reverse

Inscription of four lines, decorations above and below. Linear border.


τσμι
..ηλφη
..καμπα
ναρι


τῷ σῷ Μιχαὴλ φημὶ Καμπαναρίῳ

Translation

Ἔλθοις βοηθὸς, Χριστέ, τῷ κεκτημένῳ τῷ σῷ Μιχαὴλ φημὶ Καμπαναρίῳ.

May you, Christ, come to the aid of the owner, by whom I mean your servant Michael Kampanarios.


Commentary

Two twelve-syllable verses. Note the use of κεκτημένος as "owner" of the seal.

Accession number BZS.1947.2.1039
Diameter 20 mm
Field diameter 16 mm
Condition Dented and chipped on both sides.
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 732.

Accession number BZS.1947.2.1039
Diameter 20 mm
Field diameter 16 mm
Condition Dented and chipped on both sides.
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 732.

Notes

Accession number BZS.1947.2.1039
Diameter 20 mm
Field diameter 16 mm
Condition Dented and chipped on both sides.
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 732.

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