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Basil Chalkoutzes, protospatharios epi tou Chrysotriklinou, judge of the Hippodrome, of the Velum, notarios of the imperial sakelle and mystographos (eleventh century, first half)

 
 

Obverse

Inscription of at least seven lines. No border visible.

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.ασιλ,.
.παθ,επ.
τ,γκλκρ
τ,επιτ
ι,τ.
ηλ,

[Κ(ύρι)ε β(οή)θ(ει) Β]ασιλ(είῳ) [(πρωτο)σ]παθ(αρίῳ) ἐπ[ὶ] τ(οῦ) Χρ(υσο)(τρι)κλ(ίνου), κριτ(ῇ) ἐπὶ τοῦ Ἱππ(οδρόμου), τοῦ [Β]ήλ(ου)

Reverse

Inscription of at least six lines. No border visible.

.....
.ησα
.ελλησ
.μυστογ,
φ,το..λ
κτ

[νοταρ(ἰῳ) τ]ῆ(ς) β(ασιλικῆς) σα[κ]έλλης [(καὶ)] μυστογ(ρά)φ(ῳ) το [Χα]λκούτζ(ῃ)

Obverse

Inscription of at least seven lines. No border visible.

....
.ασιλ,.
.παθ,επ.
τ,γκλκρ
τ,επιτ
ι,τ.
ηλ,

[Κ(ύρι)ε β(οή)θ(ει) Β]ασιλ(είῳ) [(πρωτο)σ]παθ(αρίῳ) ἐπ[ὶ] τ(οῦ) Χρ(υσο)(τρι)κλ(ίνου), κριτ(ῇ) ἐπὶ τοῦ Ἱππ(οδρόμου), τοῦ [Β]ήλ(ου)

Reverse

Inscription of at least six lines. No border visible.

.....
.ησα
.ελλησ
.μυστογ,
φ,το..λ
κτ

[νοταρ(ἰῳ) τ]ῆ(ς) β(ασιλικῆς) σα[κ]έλλης [(καὶ)] μυστογ(ρά)φ(ῳ) το [Χα]λκούτζ(ῃ)

Accession number BZS.1947.2.1053
Diameter 22.0 mm

Translation

Κύριε βοήθει Βασιλείῳ πρωτοσπαθαρίῳ ἐπὶ τοῦ Χρυσοτρικλίνου, κριτῇ ἐπὶ τοῦ Ἱπποδρόμου, τοῦ Βήλου, νοταρἰῳ τῆς βασιλικῆς σακέλλης καὶ μυστογράφῳ το Χαλκούτζῃ.

Lord, help Basil Chalkoutzes, protospatharios epi tou Chrysotriklinou, judge of the Hippodrome, of the Velum, notarios of the imperial sakelle and mystographos.

Commentary

See Andreas Gkoutzioukostas and Alexandra-Kyriaki Wassiliou-Seibt, "The origin and the members of the Kamytzes family: A contribution to Byzantine prosopography," DOP 72 (2018), 179 and note 96.