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Demetrios bishop of Triaditza (tenth/eleventh century)

Accession number BZS.1958.106.299
Diameter 14 mm
Field diameter 10 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 1, no. 70.1.
Laurent, Corpus V/2, no. 1503.

Obverse

Inscription of three lines. Border of dots.

ΚΕΟ
ΗΘ,ΔΗ.
ΤΡΙ.

Κύριε βοήθει Δημητρί

Reverse

Inscription of three lines. Border of dots.

ΕΠΙΣΚ,
..ΤΡΟ
..ΔΙΤ

ἐπισκόπῳ Τροιαδίτζης

Translation

Κύριε βοήθει Δημητρίῳ ἐπισκόπῳ Τροιαδίτζης.

Lord, help Demetrios bishop of Triaditza.

Commentary

Modern Sofia; ancient Serdica, Σαρδική. The city was customarily referred to its Slavic name from the tenth century on; its bishopric, first attested in 1020, was subordinate to the archbishopric of Ohrid. Cf. Laurent, Corpus V/2, 331-32 and Darrouzès, Notitiae, no. 13, line 837.

Accession number BZS.1958.106.299
Diameter 14 mm
Field diameter 10 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 1, no. 70.1.
Laurent, Corpus V/2, no. 1503.

Notes

Accession number BZS.1958.106.299
Diameter 14 mm
Field diameter 10 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 1, no. 70.1.
Laurent, Corpus V/2, no. 1503.

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