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Michael protospatharios and chartoularios of the genikon logothesion (tenth/eleventh century)

 
 

Obverse

Standing figure of a holy person (likely the Mother of God). Illegible traces of inscription at right. Faint traces of circular invocation within an indeterminate border.

. . .ΙΤΣ. . .

[Κ(ύρι)ε βοήθε]ι τῷ σ[ῷ δούλῳ]

Reverse

Inscription of six lines. Indeterminate border.

ΜΙΧ
Α̣̅ΣΠΑΘ̣
Χ̣ΑΡΤ
Τ̣ΓΕΝ̣
ΛΟΓΟ
ΣΙ̣

Μιχ[αὴλ] (πρωτο)σπαθ[αρ(ίῳ) (καὶ)] χαρτ[ουλαρ(ίῳ)] τοῦ γεν[ικοῦ] λογο[θε]σί[ου]

Obverse

Standing figure of a holy person (likely the Mother of God). Illegible traces of inscription at right. Faint traces of circular invocation within an indeterminate border.

. . .ΙΤΣ. . .

[Κ(ύρι)ε βοήθε]ι τῷ σ[ῷ δούλῳ]

Reverse

Inscription of six lines. Indeterminate border.

ΜΙΧ
Α̣̅ΣΠΑΘ̣
Χ̣ΑΡΤ
Τ̣ΓΕΝ̣
ΛΟΓΟ
ΣΙ̣

Μιχ[αὴλ] (πρωτο)σπαθ[αρ(ίῳ) (καὶ)] χαρτ[ουλαρ(ίῳ)] τοῦ γεν[ικοῦ] λογο[θε]σί[ου]

Accession number BZS.1955.1.2809
Diameter 33.0 mm
Condition Broken; half preserved. Worn.

Translation

Κύριε βοηθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ Μιχαὴλ πρωτοσπαθαρίῳ καὶ χαρτουλαρίῳ τοῦ γενικοῦ λογοθεσίου.

Lord, help your servant Michael, protospatharios and chartoularios of the genikon logothesion.