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Leo anthypatos, patrikios and komes of the imperial stables (tenth century)

 
 

Obverse

A patriarchal cross (x at both transverse bars) mounted on a base of three steps. Fleurons on both sides. Remains of a circular inscription along the circumference, within a border of dots:

κεοηθειτσ̣.....

Κ(ύρι)ε βοήθει τῷ σ[ῷ δούλῳ]

Reverse

Inscription of five lines. Border of dots.

λεν
..νθυπ,π
..ρ̣ικSκ̣
..τονσ
.αυλ̣

Λέων[τ(ι) ἀ]νθυπ(άτῳ), π[ατ]ρικ(ίῳ) (καὶ) κ[όμ(ητι)] τον β(ασιλικῶν) σ[τ]αύλ(ων)

Obverse

A patriarchal cross (x at both transverse bars) mounted on a base of three steps. Fleurons on both sides. Remains of a circular inscription along the circumference, within a border of dots:

κεοηθειτσ̣.....

Κ(ύρι)ε βοήθει τῷ σ[ῷ δούλῳ]

Reverse

Inscription of five lines. Border of dots.

λεν
..νθυπ,π
..ρ̣ικSκ̣
..τονσ
.αυλ̣

Λέων[τ(ι) ἀ]νθυπ(άτῳ), π[ατ]ρικ(ίῳ) (καὶ) κ[όμ(ητι)] τον β(ασιλικῶν) σ[τ]αύλ(ων)

Accession number BZS.1958.106.1376
Diameter 27.0 mm

Translation

Κύριε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ Λέωντι ἀνθυπάτῳ, πατρικίῳ καὶ κόμητι τον βασιλικῶν σταύλων.

Lord, help your servant Leo anthypatos, patrikios and komes of the imperial stables.