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Sisinnios kankellarios (seventh/eighth century)

 
 

Obverse

Cruciform invocative monogram (type V). Wreath border.

Θεοτόκε βοήθει

Reverse

Inscription of four lines beginning and ending with a cross. Wreath border.

.ΙΣ
ΗΝΝΙΩΚ
ΝΚΕΛΛ
ΡΙΩ

[Σ]ισηννίῳ κανκελλαρίῳ

Obverse

Cruciform invocative monogram (type V). Wreath border.

Θεοτόκε βοήθει

Reverse

Inscription of four lines beginning and ending with a cross. Wreath border.

.ΙΣ
ΗΝΝΙΩΚ
ΝΚΕΛΛ
ΡΙΩ

[Σ]ισηννίῳ κανκελλαρίῳ

Accession number BZS.1955.1.558
Diameter 31.0 mm; field: 20.0 mm
Condition Some chipping at top and bottom of seal
Previous Editions

Zacos 1605.

Translation

Θεοτόκε βοήθει Σισηννίῳ κανκελλαρίῳ.

Mother of God, help Sisinnios kankellarios.

Commentary

See PmbZ #6745; comparison with dates in the PmbZ entry suggests that this seal could have been made between 650 and 750 CE.