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Euphemianos patrikios, imperial protospatharios and strategos of Hellas (eighth/ninth century)

Accession number BZS 1955.1.822
Diameter 23 mm
Condition Blank too small for die.
Previous Editions

DO Seals 2, no. 8.43n.
Zacos-Veglery, no. 1884b.

Obverse

Cruciform invocative monogram (type V); in the quarters: ΩΣΩ|ΔΛΩ. Indeterminate border.

Θεοτόκε βοήθει [τ]ῷ σῷ δούλῳ

Reverse

Inscription of five lines, four preserved. Indeterminate border.

ΕΥΦΗ
ΜΙΝΠΤΡ
Κ/Β//ΣΠΘ
ΣΤΡΤ,.

Εὐφημιανῷ πατρ[ι]κ(ίῳ), β(ασιλικ) (πρωτο)σπαθ[(αρίῳ) (καὶ)] στρατ(ηγῷ) [Ἑλλάδ(ος)]

Translation

Θεοτόκε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ Εὐφημιανῷ πατρικίῳ, βασιλικῷ πρωτοσπαθαρίῳ καὶ στρατηγῷ Ἑλλάδος.

Theotokos, help your servant Euphemianos patrikios, imperial protospatharios and strategos of Hellas.

Accession number BZS 1955.1.822
Diameter 23 mm
Condition Blank too small for die.
Previous Editions

DO Seals 2, no. 8.43n.
Zacos-Veglery, no. 1884b.

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