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John protospatharios and protonotarios of Paphlagonia (eleventh century)

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.132
Diameter 28 mm
Condition Partially effaced (reverse).
Previous Editions

DO Seals 4, no. 11.25.

Obverse

Bust of the Virgin with her hands raised before her. Sigla: ̅-..: Μή(τη)ρ [Θ(εο)ῦ]. Circular inscription within a border of dots:

θηκεRοηθ,τσδ

θ(εοτό)κε βοήθ(ει) τῷ σῷ δ[ούλῳ]

Reverse

Inscription of four lines, decorations above and below. Border of dots.


ι̅αν
..πρτ,
...θ.SΑΝ
.αφλα΄

Ἰωάν[νῃ] πρωτ(ο)[σπα]θ(αρίῳ) (καὶ) (πρωτο)ν(οταρίῳ) [Π]αφλα(γονίας)

Translation

θεοτόκε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ Ἰωάννῃ πρωτοσπαθαρίῳ καὶ πρωτονοταρίῳ Παφλαγονίας.

Mother of God, please help your servant John, protospatharios and protonotarios of Paphlagonia.

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.132
Diameter 28 mm
Condition Partially effaced (reverse).
Previous Editions

DO Seals 4, no. 11.25.

Notes

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.132
Diameter 28 mm
Condition Partially effaced (reverse).
Previous Editions

DO Seals 4, no. 11.25.

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