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Leo Bardales (eleventh century)

 
 

Obverse

Bust of St Nicholas holding the book and offering a blessing. Inscription on either side: |ν|ι|κ|ολ||ο|σ : ὁ ἅγιος Νικόλαος. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of four lines. Border of dots.


keοηθ
λεοντα
τορδ
λη

Κ(ύρι)ε βοήθ(ει) Λέοντα το Βαρδαλῇ

Obverse

Bust of St Nicholas holding the book and offering a blessing. Inscription on either side: |ν|ι|κ|ολ||ο|σ : ὁ ἅγιος Νικόλαος. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of four lines. Border of dots.


keοηθ
λεοντα
τορδ
λη

Κ(ύρι)ε βοήθ(ει) Λέοντα το Βαρδαλῇ

Accession number BZS.1958.106.3304
Diameter 16.0 mm
Previous Editions

See PBW: Leon 20369.

Translation

Κύριε βοήθει Λέοντα το Βαρδαλῇ.

Lord, help Leo Bardales.

Commentary

The reading of this seal has been restored and confirmed with reference to the better preserved parallels cited in this entry.