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Basil imperial protospatharios epi ton oikeiakon and epoptes of the Peloponnesos (tenth century)

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.912
Diameter 23 mm
Condition Break along channel.
Previous Editions

DO Seals 2, no. 22.7.
Laurent, "Sceaux byzantins inédits," BZ 33 (1933) 341, no. 4; cf. Bon, Péloponnèse, 186.

Obverse

Cross with flaring arms, each end decorated with three pellets, on three steps. Circular inscription along a border of dots.

ΚΕΟΗΘΕΙΤΣΔΟΥΛ

Κύριε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ

Reverse

Inscription of five lines. Border of dots.

.ΣΙΛ
ΣΠΘΡ,
ΕΠΙΤ,ΟΙΚΗ
ΕΠΟΠΤΙ
ΠΕΛΟΠ /

Βασιλείῳ βασιλικῷ πρωτοσπαθαρίῳ ἐπὶ τῶν οἰκηακῶν καὶ ἐπόπτι Πελοποννήσου

Translation

Κύριε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ Βασιλείῳ βασιλικῷ πρωτοσπαθαρίῳ ἐπὶ τῶν οἰκηακῶν καὶ ἐπόπτι Πελοποννήσου.

Lord, help your servant Basil, imperial protospatharios epi tou oikeiakon and epoptes of the Peloponnesos.

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.912
Diameter 23 mm
Condition Break along channel.
Previous Editions

DO Seals 2, no. 22.7.
Laurent, "Sceaux byzantins inédits," BZ 33 (1933) 341, no. 4; cf. Bon, Péloponnèse, 186.

Notes

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.912
Diameter 23 mm
Condition Break along channel.
Previous Editions

DO Seals 2, no. 22.7.
Laurent, "Sceaux byzantins inédits," BZ 33 (1933) 341, no. 4; cf. Bon, Péloponnèse, 186.

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