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Theodore Apokaukos (twelfth century, second half)

Accession number BZS.1955.1.4174
Diameter 21 mm
Field diameter 19 mm
Condition Corroded along the edge.
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt. Siegel mit metrischen Legenden II, no. 1944.

Obverse

St. Theodore standing, holding a spear with his right hand and a shield with his left. Epigraphy on either side; the inscription on the left has been rendered in the shape of a cross: Ο|α|οσ|γ|ιθε.|δ|ρο|σ : ὁ ἅγιος Θε[ό]δωρος. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of six lines. The cross with which it begins is no longer visible; the decoration at the end remains. Border of dots.

σκεπε
μ̣εμρτυσ
θ̣εοδρον
σ̣εστον
ποκυ
κον

σκέπε με, μάρτυς, Θεόδωρον σεβαστὸν τὸν Ἀπόκαυκον

Translation

σκέπε με, μάρτυς, Θεόδωρον σεβαστὸν τὸν Ἀπόκαυκον.

Martyr, protect me, the sebastos Theodore Apokaukos.

Accession number BZS.1955.1.4174
Diameter 21 mm
Field diameter 19 mm
Condition Corroded along the edge.
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt. Siegel mit metrischen Legenden II, no. 1944.

Accession number BZS.1955.1.4174
Diameter 21 mm
Field diameter 19 mm
Condition Corroded along the edge.
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt. Siegel mit metrischen Legenden II, no. 1944.

Notes

Accession number BZS.1955.1.4174
Diameter 21 mm
Field diameter 19 mm
Condition Corroded along the edge.
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt. Siegel mit metrischen Legenden II, no. 1944.