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Michael sebastophoros and droungarios of the imperial fleets (eleventh/twelfth century)

 
 

Obverse

Inscription of five lines beginning with a cross. Border of dots.

κε̅
οηθει
τ̣σδ
λμιχα
η̣.

Κ(ύρι)ε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ Μιχαὴ[λ]

Reverse

Inscription of five lines. Border of dots.

σεασ
στοφορ,
Sδρο.γγα
τˊ̣π̣λ̣η
μ̣.ν

σεβασ{σ}τοφόρ(ῳ) (καὶ) δρο[υ]γγα(ρίῳ) τ(ῶν) β(ασιλικῶν) πλωήμ[ω]ν

Obverse

Inscription of five lines beginning with a cross. Border of dots.

κε̅
οηθει
τ̣σδ
λμιχα
η̣.

Κ(ύρι)ε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ Μιχαὴ[λ]

Reverse

Inscription of five lines. Border of dots.

σεασ
στοφορ,
Sδρο.γγα
τˊ̣π̣λ̣η
μ̣.ν

σεβασ{σ}τοφόρ(ῳ) (καὶ) δρο[υ]γγα(ρίῳ) τ(ῶν) β(ασιλικῶν) πλωήμ[ω]ν

Accession number BZS.1958.106.1271
Diameter 21.0 mm; field: 14.0 mm

Translation

Κύριε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ Μιχαὴλ σεβασστοφόρῳ καὶ δρουγγαρίῳ τῶν βασιλικῶν πλωήμων.

Lord, help your servant Michael, sebastophoros and droungarios of the imperial fleets.