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Bardas Bourtzes (eleventh/twelfth century)

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.2640
Diameter 21 mm
Condition Corroded. Blank too small for die.
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 177.

Obverse

Bust of St. Theodore holding the martyr's cross. On either side, traces of epigraphy: ε|ο|ρ|οσ : ὁ ἅγιος Θεώδορος. Indeterminate border.

Reverse

Inscription of five lines. Border of dots.

ρ.
μερ
κλεοσμ
τυρν
σκεπ

Βάρδαν με Βούρτζην, κλέος μαρτύρων, σκέποις

Translation

Βάρδαν με Βούρτζην, κλέος μαρτύρων, σκέποις.

Glory of the martyrs, watch over me, Bardas Bourtzes.

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.2640
Diameter 21 mm
Condition Corroded. Blank too small for die.
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 177.

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.2640
Diameter 21 mm
Condition Corroded. Blank too small for die.
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 177.

Notes

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.2640
Diameter 21 mm
Condition Corroded. Blank too small for die.
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 177.

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