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

Accession number BZS 1955.1.855
Diameter 24 mm
Condition Blank too small for die. Channel off center.
Previous Editions

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

Obverse

Cruciform invocative monogram (type VIII); in the quarters: ΩΣ|ΔΛ. Wreath border.

Κύριε βοήθει [τ]ῷ σ[ῷ] δούλ[ῳ]

Reverse

Inscription of five lines, top line missing. Wreath border.

ΟΒ,ˊΑ,ˊΣΠ
ΘˊΣΤΡΑ
ΕΛΑ
ΟΣ

[Εὐφιμιαν]ο βασιλικῷ πρωτοσπ[α]θαρίῳ (καὶ) στρα[τιγ] Ἑλά[δ]ος

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 1955.1.855
Diameter 24 mm
Condition Blank too small for die. Channel off center.
Previous Editions

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

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