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Abdel..l Taronites, protospatharios (tenth/eleventh century)

 
 

Obverse

Half-length of St Theodore holding a spear over his right shoulder and a shield on his left arm. Partially preserved inscription on either side: ̣|θ|εο| : ὁ ἅ(γιος) Θεόδ[ωρ(ος)]. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of four lines, a cross of dots above and below. Border of dots.

  
̣ελ̣
.λσπ
.ρ̣,τ̣ρο
ν̣ιτισ
  

Ἀβδελ.λ (πρωτο)σπα[θ(ά)]ρ(ιος) ὡ Ταρονίτις

Obverse

Half-length of St Theodore holding a spear over his right shoulder and a shield on his left arm. Partially preserved inscription on either side: ̣|θ|εο| : ὁ ἅ(γιος) Θεόδ[ωρ(ος)]. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of four lines, a cross of dots above and below. Border of dots.

  
̣ελ̣
.λσπ
.ρ̣,τ̣ρο
ν̣ιτισ
  

Ἀβδελ.λ (πρωτο)σπα[θ(ά)]ρ(ιος) ὡ Ταρονίτις

Accession number BZS.1958.106.5659
Diameter 27.0 mm

Translation

Ἀβδελ.λ πρωτοσπαθάριος ὡ Ταρονίτις.

Abdel...l Taronites, protospatharios.