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John Katakalos, protospatharios and tagmatophylax (eleventh century)

 
 

Obverse

Bust of St. Theodore, bearded and holding a spear over his right shoulder. Sigla on both sides: |θ|ε|ο||ρ, : ὁ ἅγιος Θεόδωρος. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of seven lines, a decoration above. Border of dots.


κε̅,θ,
τσ,
.Ασπαθα
.ταγματ,
φυλακτ
.ατακα
λ

Κύριε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ ωάννῃ πρωτοσπαθαρίῳ καὶ ταγματοφύλακι τῷ Κατακαλῷ

Obverse

Bust of St. Theodore, bearded and holding a spear over his right shoulder. Sigla on both sides: |θ|ε|ο||ρ, : ὁ ἅγιος Θεόδωρος. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of seven lines, a decoration above. Border of dots.


κε̅,θ,
τσ,
.Ασπαθα
.ταγματ,
φυλακτ
.ατακα
λ

Κύριε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ ωάννῃ πρωτοσπαθαρίῳ καὶ ταγματοφύλακι τῷ Κατακαλῷ

Accession number BZS.1955.1.3093
Diameter 27.0 mm; field: 21.0 mm

Translation

Κύριε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ Ἰωάννῃ πρωτοσπαθαρίῳ καὶ ταγματοφύλακι τῷ Κατακαλῷ.

Lord, help your servant John Katakalos, protospatharios and tagmatophylax.