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Basil bishop of Tios (tenth century)

Accession number BZS.1958.106.5463
Diameter 20 mm
Condition The specimen appears to be overstruck; traces of lettering on the obverse.
Previous Editions

DO Seals 4, no. 10.4.

Obverse

Patriarchal cross resting on a ball, with fleurons on either side (up to the first horizontal bar). Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of five lines. Border of dots.

κ̅εRθ
τσδ
Rασιλι
επισκοπ,
τιου

Κ(ύρι)ε β(οή)θ(ει) τῷ σῷ δού(λῳ) βασιλίῳ ἐπισκόπ(ῳ) Τίου

Translation

Κύριε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ βασιλίῳ ἐπισκόπῳ Τίου.

Lord, help your servant Basil, bishop of Tios.

Commentary

List of bishops in Fedalto, HEO I, 93, to which this Basil should be added.

Accession number BZS.1958.106.5463
Diameter 20 mm
Condition The specimen appears to be overstruck; traces of lettering on the obverse.
Previous Editions

DO Seals 4, no. 10.4.

Notes

Accession number BZS.1958.106.5463
Diameter 20 mm
Condition The specimen appears to be overstruck; traces of lettering on the obverse.
Previous Editions

DO Seals 4, no. 10.4.

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