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Stephen chartophylax (seventh century)

 
 

Obverse

Cruciform monogram. Border of dots.

-  - ν - ο - σ - τ - υ - φ

Στεφάνου

Reverse

Inscription in four lines. Indeterminate border.

χα.
τοφυ
λακο
σ

χαρτοφύλακος

Obverse

Cruciform monogram. Border of dots.

-  - ν - ο - σ - τ - υ - φ

Στεφάνου

Reverse

Inscription in four lines. Indeterminate border.

χα.
τοφυ
λακο
σ

χαρτοφύλακος

Accession number BZS.1958.106.245
Diameter 26.0 mm; field: 21.0 mm
Previous Editions

Laurent, Corpus V/1, no. 83.

Translation

Στεφάνου χαρτοφύλακος.

(Seal of) Stephen chartophylax.

Commentary

Laurent proposes a tentative identification with the chartophylax Stephen who was in office during the last years of Heraclius' reign.