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Michael patrikios, hypatos, judge of the Velum and of the Kibyrraiotai (eleventh century)

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.1347
Diameter 30 mm
Field diameter 25 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 2, no. 59.12.
Zacos, Seals II, no. 590.

Obverse

Bust of St. Michael holding long scepter with trefoil ornament and a globus. Inscription: ΜΙ.|Α: Μιχαήλ. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of six lines followed by decoration. Border of dots.

ΚΕ̅,Θ,
ΜΙΧΑΗΛ
Π̅Ρ̅Ι̅⸣ΙΥΠΑΤ,
.ΡΙΤ,ΤΙΛ,
.ΤΟΝΚΥ,
ΡΕΟΤΟΝ

Κύριε βοήθει Μιχαὴλ πατρικίῳ, ὑπάτ, κριτ τοῦ βίλου (καὶ) τον Κυβυρεοτον

Translation

Κύριε βοήθει Μιχαὴλ πατρικίῳ, ὑπάτῳ, κριτῇ τοῦ βίλου καὶ τον Κυβυρεοτον.

Lord, help Michael patrikios, hypatos, judge of the Velum and of the Kibyrraiotai.

Commentary

A judge of the Kibyrraiotai named Michael is mentioned in the correspondence of Michael Psellos (MB V, 297-99).

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.1347
Diameter 30 mm
Field diameter 25 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 2, no. 59.12.
Zacos, Seals II, no. 590.

Notes

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.1347
Diameter 30 mm
Field diameter 25 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 2, no. 59.12.
Zacos, Seals II, no. 590.

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