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Arsaber imperial protospatharios and kommerkiarios (tenth century)

 
 

Obverse

A gryphon walking from left to right. Seemingly another animal on its foreleg. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of four lines beginning with a cross. Decorations above and below. Border of dots.


αρσα,
ρ̣ˊαˊσπαθ
Sκουμερ
κιαρηο

Ἀρσαβὴρ β(ασιλικῷ) (πρωτο)σπαθ(αρίῳ) (καὶ) κουμερκιαρήο

Obverse

A gryphon walking from left to right. Seemingly another animal on its foreleg. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of four lines beginning with a cross. Decorations above and below. Border of dots.


αρσα,
ρ̣ˊαˊσπαθ
Sκουμερ
κιαρηο

Ἀρσαβὴρ β(ασιλικῷ) (πρωτο)σπαθ(αρίῳ) (καὶ) κουμερκιαρήο

Accession number BZS.1958.106.1289
Diameter 23.0 mm; field: 18.0 mm

Translation

Ἀρσαβὴρ βασιλικῷ πρωτοσπαθαρίῳ καὶ κουμερκιαρήο.

Arsaber imperial protospatharios and kommerkiarios.