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George imperial spatharokandidatos and strategos of the Peloponnesos (ninth century)

 
 

Obverse

Cruciform invocative monogram (type V); in the quarters: ΤΣ|ΔΛ. Wreath border.

Θεοτόκε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ

Reverse

Inscription of five lines. Wreath border.

.γερ
γιβ/σπθ,
κνιτο
στρτ,πε
λοπονη,

Γεωργίῳ βασιλικῷ σπαθαροκανδιδάτο καὶ στρατηγῷ Πελοπονήσου

Obverse

Cruciform invocative monogram (type V); in the quarters: ΤΣ|ΔΛ. Wreath border.

Θεοτόκε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ

Reverse

Inscription of five lines. Wreath border.

.γερ
γιβ/σπθ,
κνιτο
στρτ,πε
λοπονη,

Γεωργίῳ βασιλικῷ σπαθαροκανδιδάτο καὶ στρατηγῷ Πελοπονήσου

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.1246
Diameter 34.0 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 2, no. 22.25.

Credit Line Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Bequest of Thomas Whittemore.