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Stephanos Eugeniotiades (twelfth century, second half)

 
 

Obverse

Inscription of five lines. Border of dots.

σφρσ
εφν
.̣νγρφ.
.̣ι̣πρ
κ̣τ̣ε̣̣ν̣

σφραγὶς Στεφάνου [τ]ῶν γραφῶ[ν] [κ]αὶ πρακτέων

Reverse

Inscription of four lines. Border of dots.

.ευγε
ν̣ιτι 
.κριησ..
φυκ.τ..

[τ]οῦ Εὐγενιωτιάδο(υ) [ἐ]κ ῥίζης [πε]φυκ[ό]τ[ο]ς

Obverse

Inscription of five lines. Border of dots.

σφρσ
εφν
.̣νγρφ.
.̣ι̣πρ
κ̣τ̣ε̣̣ν̣

σφραγὶς Στεφάνου [τ]ῶν γραφῶ[ν] [κ]αὶ πρακτέων

Reverse

Inscription of four lines. Border of dots.

.ευγε
ν̣ιτι 
.κριησ..
φυκ.τ..

[τ]οῦ Εὐγενιωτιάδο(υ) [ἐ]κ ῥίζης [πε]φυκ[ό]τ[ο]ς

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.3630
Diameter 31.0 mm
Condition Broken in half. Corroded on both sides.
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden II, no. 2897.

Translation

σφραγὶς Στεφάνου τῶν γραφῶν καὶ πρακτέων τοῦ Εὐγενιωτιάδου ἐκ ῥίζης πεφυκότος.

Seal of the letters and acts of Stephen, who is from the Eugeniotiades by descent.

Commentary

It is possible that the owner's family name was Eugeniotes; the form of the name on the seal may be a variation made necessary by the metrical requirements.