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Symeon magistros and logothetes tou dromou (tenth century)

 
 

Obverse

An eight-rayed star, every second ray in the shape of the cross. Remnants of a circular inscription along the circumference.

Κ̣Ε̣–Ο–Η̣Θ̣–ε̣ι̣–Τ . . .

Κ(ύρι)ε βοήθει τῷ σῷ [δούλ(ῳ)]

Reverse

Inscription of five lines, preceded by decoration.

  
ΣΥΜΕ
ΝΑΓ.
ΤΡΟΛ.
Γ̣ΟΘΕΤ,Τ.
ΡΟ.

Συμεὼν μαγ[ίσ]τρ(ῳ) (καὶ) λ[ο]γοθέτ(ῃ) τ(οῦ) δρόμ(ου)

Obverse

An eight-rayed star, every second ray in the shape of the cross. Remnants of a circular inscription along the circumference.

Κ̣Ε̣–Ο–Η̣Θ̣–ε̣ι̣–Τ . . .

Κ(ύρι)ε βοήθει τῷ σῷ [δούλ(ῳ)]

Reverse

Inscription of five lines, preceded by decoration.

  
ΣΥΜΕ
ΝΑΓ.
ΤΡΟΛ.
Γ̣ΟΘΕΤ,Τ.
ΡΟ.

Συμεὼν μαγ[ίσ]τρ(ῳ) (καὶ) λ[ο]γοθέτ(ῃ) τ(οῦ) δρόμ(ου)

Accession number BZS.1958.106.3455
Diameter 24.0 mm
Condition Broken along channel (obv.)
Previous Editions

N. Oikonomides, “Two Seals of Symeon Metaphrastes,” DOP 27 (1973): 323 and plate 1a–d; Laurent, Corpus 2: no. 431b.

Translation

Κύριε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ Συμεὼν μαγίστρῳ καὶ λογοθέτῃ τοῦ δρόμου.

Lord, help your servant Symeon magistros and logothetes tou dromou.