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Christophoros spatharokandidatos, asekretis and judge of the Peloponnesos and Hellas (tenth/eleventh century)

 
 

Obverse

Inscription of five lines, the final letter between horizontal bars. Border of dots.

.ΕΡΟΘ
.ΡΙΣΤΟ.
ΣΠΑΘΑΡ
ΚΙ,
Λ,

Κύριε βοήθει Χριστοφόρῳ σπαθαροκουβικουλαρίῳ

Reverse

Inscription of four lines with decoration below. Border of dots.

.ΣΗ..
ΚΡΙΤ.
Π.ΛΟΠΟΝ
..ΛΛΑΔ,

σηκρῆτις καὶ κριτ Πελοποννήσου καὶλλάδος

Obverse

Inscription of five lines, the final letter between horizontal bars. Border of dots.

.ΕΡΟΘ
.ΡΙΣΤΟ.
ΣΠΑΘΑΡ
ΚΙ,
Λ,

Κύριε βοήθει Χριστοφόρῳ σπαθαροκουβικουλαρίῳ

Reverse

Inscription of four lines with decoration below. Border of dots.

.ΣΗ..
ΚΡΙΤ.
Π.ΛΟΠΟΝ
..ΛΛΑΔ,

σηκρῆτις καὶ κριτ Πελοποννήσου καὶλλάδος

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.819
Diameter 27.0 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 2, no. 8.21.

Translation

Κύριε βοήθει Χριστοφόρῳ σπαθαροκουβικουλαρίῳ, ἀσηκρῆτις καὶ κριτῇ Πελοποννήσου καὶ Ἑλλάδος.

Lord, help Christophoros, spatharokoubikoularios, asekretis and judge of Peloponnesos and Hellas.

Commentary

The format of this specimen and BZS 1955.1.1944 are similar. It is possible that we are dealing with the same person.