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Apelates imperial protospatharios (tenth century)

 
 

Obverse

Patriarchal cross on four steps. A border of dots surrounds the cross. Circular inscription along the circumference. Border of dots.

ΚΕΟΗΘΗΤΟ̣ΣΔ̣..Λ̣

Κ(ύρι)ε βοήθη το σῷ δ[ού]λ(ῳ)

Reverse

Inscription of five lines. Border of dots.


απελα
τισαση
..κπρο
..σπαθα
ρη 

Ἀπελάτις βαση[λι]κῷ προ[το]σπαθαρήῳ

Obverse

Patriarchal cross on four steps. A border of dots surrounds the cross. Circular inscription along the circumference. Border of dots.

ΚΕΟΗΘΗΤΟ̣ΣΔ̣..Λ̣

Κ(ύρι)ε βοήθη το σῷ δ[ού]λ(ῳ)

Reverse

Inscription of five lines. Border of dots.


απελα
τισαση
..κπρο
..σπαθα
ρη 

Ἀπελάτις βαση[λι]κῷ προ[το]σπαθαρήῳ

Accession number BZS.1958.106.4074
Diameter 22.0 mm
Previous Editions

Zacos 1728.

Translation

Κύριε βοήθη το σῷ δούλῳ Ἀπελάτις βασηλικῷ προτοσπαθαρήῳ

Lord, help your servant Apelates, imperial protospatharios.