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Peter Rhomaios, asekretis (tenth/eleventh century)

 
 

Obverse

Bust of St. Peter, facing, holding a long cross in his left hand, over his left shoulder; in his right hand, seemingly keys (?). Inscription to left and right: |ΠΕ-Τ.|Ο|Σ: ὁ ἅγιος Πέτρος. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription in four lines with decorations above and below. Border of dots.

  
ΠΕΤΡ
ΑΣΗΚΡΙΤ
ΤΟΥΡ
ΜΑΙΟΥ

Πέτρου ἀσηκρίτις τοῦ Ῥωμαίου

Obverse

Bust of St. Peter, facing, holding a long cross in his left hand, over his left shoulder; in his right hand, seemingly keys (?). Inscription to left and right: |ΠΕ-Τ.|Ο|Σ: ὁ ἅγιος Πέτρος. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription in four lines with decorations above and below. Border of dots.

  
ΠΕΤΡ
ΑΣΗΚΡΙΤ
ΤΟΥΡ
ΜΑΙΟΥ

Πέτρου ἀσηκρίτις τοῦ Ῥωμαίου

Accession number BZS.1947.2.1259
Diameter 18.0 mm; field: 11.0 mm

Translation

Πέτρου ἀσηκρίτις τοῦ Ῥωμαίου.

(Seal of) Peter Rhomaios, asekretis.