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Basil Mauros, praipositos (eleventh/twelfth century)

 
 

Obverse

Inscription of four lines, a cross above. Border of dots.


σφρα
γισα
σιλει
ου

σφραγὶς Βασιλείου

Reverse

Inscription of four lines. Border of dots.

πραι
ποσιτ
τμαυ
ρου

πραιποσίτου τοῦ Μαύρου

Obverse

Inscription of four lines, a cross above. Border of dots.


σφρα
γισα
σιλει
ου

σφραγὶς Βασιλείου

Reverse

Inscription of four lines. Border of dots.

πραι
ποσιτ
τμαυ
ρου

πραιποσίτου τοῦ Μαύρου

Accession number BZS.1958.106.2105
Diameter 18.0 mm; field: 12.0 mm

Translation

σφραγὶς Βασιλείου πραιποσίτου τοῦ Μαύρου.

Seal of Basil Mauros, praipositos.

Commentary

The inscription is an attempt at a metrical verse but contains an extra syllable.