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Niketas imperial strator and chartoularios of Thrace (ninth century)

 
 

Obverse

Cruciform invocative monogram (type V); in the quarters: ΤΣ|ΔΛ. Wreath border.

Θεοτόκε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ

Reverse

Inscription of five lines. Wreath border.

ΝΙΚΗ.
.ΣΤΡΤ.
ΡΙΧΡΤ
ΛΡΙΘ
ΡΚΙΣ

Νικήτβασιλικῷ στράτορι καὶ χαρτουλαρίῳ Θρᾴκις

Obverse

Cruciform invocative monogram (type V); in the quarters: ΤΣ|ΔΛ. Wreath border.

Θεοτόκε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ

Reverse

Inscription of five lines. Wreath border.

ΝΙΚΗ.
.ΣΤΡΤ.
ΡΙΧΡΤ
ΛΡΙΘ
ΡΚΙΣ

Νικήτβασιλικῷ στράτορι καὶ χαρτουλαρίῳ Θρᾴκις

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.731
Diameter 30.0 mm; field: 25.0 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 1, no. 71.4.
Zacos-Veglery, no. 2273.

Credit Line Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Bequest of Thomas Whittemore.