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

Accession number BZS 1955.1.842
Diameter 23 mm
Condition Blank too small for die.
Previous Editions

DO Seals 2, no. 8.44(g).
Cf. Zacos-Veglery, no. 1886.

Obverse

Remnants of a cruciform invocative monogram (type VIII); in the quarters on the left: ΤΩ|Δ. Wreath border.

Κύριε βοήθει τῷ [σῷ] δού[λῳ]

Reverse

Inscription of five lines, top and bottom lines missing. Wreath border.

ΝΟΒ,ˊ,ˊ
Θ,ˊSΣΤ
ΤΙΓ,ˊΕΛ

[Εὐφιμι]ανο βασιλικῷ (πρωτο)[σπ]αθαρίῳ καὶ στρ[ατ]ιγ Ἑλ[άδος]

Translation

Κύριε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ Εὐφιμιανο βασιλικῷ πρωτοσπαθαρίῳ καὶ στρατιγῷ Ἑλάδος.

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

Accession number BZS 1955.1.842
Diameter 23 mm
Condition Blank too small for die.
Previous Editions

DO Seals 2, no. 8.44(g).
Cf. Zacos-Veglery, no. 1886.

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