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John Xiphilinos, protoproedros and judge (eleventh century, second half)

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.2429
Diameter 27 mm
Field diameter 24 mm
Condition Appearance of a double strike or an overstrike on the obverse.
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden II, no. 1870b. The reading of this seal has been aided by reference to BZS.1958.106.3219.

Obverse

Inscription of five lines, a cross above. Border of dots.

  
πρτο
πΡ̣Ο̣Ε̣ρ
Κ̣Α̣Ι̣Κ̣Ρ̣Ι̣Τ̣̣
̣Ι̣Φ̣Ι̣Λ̣Ι̣
νου

πρωτοπροέδρου καὶ κριτοῦ Ξιφιλίνου

Reverse

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

  
επισφρα
γι̣̣τασ
γραφασ
ια
  

ἐπισφραγίζω τὰς γραφὰς Ἰωάννου

Translation

πρωτοπροέδρου καὶ κριτοῦ Ξιφιλίνου ἐπισφραγίζω τὰς γραφὰς Ἰωάννου.

I set the seal on the documents of the protoproedros and judge John Xiphilinos.

Commentary

See the commentary to BZS.1958.106.3047 on the identity of this John Xiphilinos.

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.2429
Diameter 27 mm
Field diameter 24 mm
Condition Appearance of a double strike or an overstrike on the obverse.
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden II, no. 1870b. The reading of this seal has been aided by reference to BZS.1958.106.3219.

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.2429
Diameter 27 mm
Field diameter 24 mm
Condition Appearance of a double strike or an overstrike on the obverse.
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden II, no. 1870b. The reading of this seal has been aided by reference to BZS.1958.106.3219.

Notes

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.2429
Diameter 27 mm
Field diameter 24 mm
Condition Appearance of a double strike or an overstrike on the obverse.
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden II, no. 1870b. The reading of this seal has been aided by reference to BZS.1958.106.3219.