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Leo Kerainos (eleventh century)

Accession number BZS.1958.106.2347
Diameter 16 mm
Field diameter 13 mm
Condition Partially effaced.

Obverse

Inscription in four lines with a decoration above. Border of dots.


ΚΕΟ
ΗΘΕΙΤ
ΣΔ
Λ

Κύριε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ 

Reverse

Inscription in three lines. Border of dots.


ΛΕΝ
ΤΙΤΚΕ
ΡΑΙΝ
 

Λέωντι τῷ Κεραίνῳ

Translation

Κύριε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ Λέωντι τῷ Κεραίνῳ.

Lord, help your servant, Leo Kerainos.

Commentary

The reading of the name on this seal is provisional and cannot be established with certainty until a better preserved parallel becomes known. An alternative reading of the name might be Ketainos.

Accession number BZS.1958.106.2347
Diameter 16 mm
Field diameter 13 mm
Condition Partially effaced.

Bibliography

Accession number BZS.1958.106.2347
Diameter 16 mm
Field diameter 13 mm
Condition Partially effaced.

Notes

Accession number BZS.1958.106.2347
Diameter 16 mm
Field diameter 13 mm
Condition Partially effaced.

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