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Constantine Strongyles, praipositos (eleventh century)

Accession number BZS.1958.106.2549
Diameter 17 mm
Field diameter 15 mm
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 1200.

Obverse

Bust of St. Nicholas holding the book and offering a blessing. Epigraphy on either side: |ν|ικ|ο|λ : ὁ ἅγιος Νικόλ(αος). Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of five lines. Border of dots.

κ̅ν̅
σκεπ,με
πραιποσι
τονστρο
γγυλ,

Κων(σταντῖνον) σκέπ(οις) με πραιπόσιτον Στρογγύλ(ην)

Translation

Κωνσταντῖνον σκέποις με πραιπόσιτον Στρογγύλην.

May you protect me, the praipositos Constantine Strongyles.

Commentary

The inscription consists of two seven-syllable hemistichs.

Accession number BZS.1958.106.2549
Diameter 17 mm
Field diameter 15 mm
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 1200.

Accession number BZS.1958.106.2549
Diameter 17 mm
Field diameter 15 mm
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 1200.

Notes

Accession number BZS.1958.106.2549
Diameter 17 mm
Field diameter 15 mm
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden I, no. 1200.

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