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Theophilos deacon, kouboukleisios, and protonotarios (ninth century)

 
 

Obverse

St. Kallinikos standing, holding a long cross (l. shoulder). Inscription to l. and r.: Ο|Α|ΓΙ|Ο|ΣΚ|ΑΛ|ΛΙ|ΝΙ|ΚΙ. Circular inscription inside border of dots.

ΜΕ.ΑΛΟΜΑΡΤΥΣΤΩΔΛΩΣΟΗΘ,

Μεγαλομάρτυς τῷ δούλῳ σου βοήθει

Reverse

Inscription in four lines. Border of dots.

ΘΕΟΦΙ
ΛΩΔΙΑΚΙΚ
ΒΟΥΚΛΙΣΙ
ΑΙΝΟΤΑΡ,

Θεοφίλῳ διακόνῳ κουβουκλισίῳ καὶ πρωτονοταρίῳ

Obverse

St. Kallinikos standing, holding a long cross (l. shoulder). Inscription to l. and r.: Ο|Α|ΓΙ|Ο|ΣΚ|ΑΛ|ΛΙ|ΝΙ|ΚΙ. Circular inscription inside border of dots.

ΜΕ.ΑΛΟΜΑΡΤΥΣΤΩΔΛΩΣΟΗΘ,

Μεγαλομάρτυς τῷ δούλῳ σου βοήθει

Reverse

Inscription in four lines. Border of dots.

ΘΕΟΦΙ
ΛΩΔΙΑΚΙΚ
ΒΟΥΚΛΙΣΙ
ΑΙΝΟΤΑΡ,

Θεοφίλῳ διακόνῳ κουβουκλισίῳ καὶ πρωτονοταρίῳ

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.1239
Diameter 29.0 mm
Previous Editions

Laurent, Corpus V/1, no. 120.

Translation

Μεγαλομάρτυς τῷ δούλῳ σου βοήθει Θεοφίλῳ διακόνῳ κουβουκλισίῳ καὶ πρωτονοταρίῳ.

Great martyr, help your servant Theophilos deacon, kouboukleisios, and protonotarios.

Commentary

This and BZS.1951.31.5.1201 are two halves of the same seal--their combined readings are found here.