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George protospatharios and strategos (tenth/eleventh century)

 
 

Obverse

Bust of a military saint, in all likelihood St George (the namesake for the seal's owner). Details indistinct. No epigraphy visible. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of four lines. Border of dots.

.ε̣Ρ̣γι,
.σπαθ,
..ρατι
γ

[Γ]εωργί(ῳ) [(πρωτο)]σπαθ(αρίῳ) (καὶ) [στ]ρατιγῷ

Obverse

Bust of a military saint, in all likelihood St George (the namesake for the seal's owner). Details indistinct. No epigraphy visible. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of four lines. Border of dots.

.ε̣Ρ̣γι,
.σπαθ,
..ρατι
γ

[Γ]εωργί(ῳ) [(πρωτο)]σπαθ(αρίῳ) (καὶ) [στ]ρατιγῷ

Accession number BZS.1947.2.241
Condition Cracked along the channel. Corroded.

Translation

Γεωργίῳ πρωτοσπαθαρίῳ καὶ στρατιγῷ.

George protospatharios and strategos.