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Nicholas Katechanas, protospatharios, thesmographos and primikerios ton synegoron (eleventh century)

Accession number BZS.1958.106.5414
Diameter 22 mm
Field diameter 19 mm
Previous Editions

Laurent, Corpus 2, no. 1156 (with a different reading of the family name; see now W. Seibt, "Katechanas ein lange verkannter mittelbyzantinischer Bei- bzw. Familienname," BZ 110/3 (2017), 749-754.

Obverse

Inscription of five lines, a decoration above. Border of dots.

  
κ̣ε̣,θ,
ν̣ικολα,
ασπαθ,ρ,
θεσμο
γρα,

Κ(ύρι)ε β(οή)θ(ει) Νικολά(ῳ) (πρωτο)σπαθ(α)ρ(ίῳ), θεσμογράφ(ῳ)

Reverse

Inscription of six lines, a decoration above. Border of dots.

  
καιπρ,
μικηρ̣ι̣,
.,συνη̣
γ̣ο̣ρ,τ.
κατη
χα

καὶ πρ(ι)μικηρί(ῳ) [τ]ῶ(ν) συνηγόρω(ν) τ[ῷ] Κατηχα(νᾷ)

Translation

Κύριε βοήθει Νικολάῳ πρωτοσπαθαρίῳ, θεσμογράφῳ καὶ πριμικηρίῳ τῶν συνηγόρων τῷ Κατηχανᾷ.

Lord, help Nicholas Katechanas protospatharios, thesmographos and primikerios of the lawyers.

Commentary

See the related seal of this judicial official: BZS 1947.2.1048.

Accession number BZS.1958.106.5414
Diameter 22 mm
Field diameter 19 mm
Previous Editions

Laurent, Corpus 2, no. 1156 (with a different reading of the family name; see now W. Seibt, "Katechanas ein lange verkannter mittelbyzantinischer Bei- bzw. Familienname," BZ 110/3 (2017), 749-754.

Accession number BZS.1958.106.5414
Diameter 22 mm
Field diameter 19 mm
Previous Editions

Laurent, Corpus 2, no. 1156 (with a different reading of the family name; see now W. Seibt, "Katechanas ein lange verkannter mittelbyzantinischer Bei- bzw. Familienname," BZ 110/3 (2017), 749-754.

Notes

Accession number BZS.1958.106.5414
Diameter 22 mm
Field diameter 19 mm
Previous Editions

Laurent, Corpus 2, no. 1156 (with a different reading of the family name; see now W. Seibt, "Katechanas ein lange verkannter mittelbyzantinischer Bei- bzw. Familienname," BZ 110/3 (2017), 749-754.