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Philaretos Brachamios, taxiarches (mid eleventh century)

Accession number BZS.1958.106.5670
Diameter 27 mm
Field diameter 22 mm
Previous Editions

Cheynet, “Les Brachamioi,” under no. 13 (dates to 1050–60)

Obverse

Inscription of four lines, followed by decoration. Border of dots.

+Κύριεr
οηθειτ
σδ,ούλῳΦιλ
αρετ


Κύριε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ Φιλαρέτ

Reverse

Inscription of four lines, preceded and followed by decoration. Border of dots.


κετα
ηαρχ
ητrρ
αχαμίῳ


κε ταξηάρχῃ τῷ Βραχαμίῳ

Translation

Κύριε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ Φιλαρέτῳ [. . .] κε ταξηάρχῃ τῷ Βραχαμίῳ.

Lord, help your servant Philaretos Brachamios, [. . .] and taxiarches.

Commentary

The κε on the reverse would have been preceded by a title, which the engraver has omitted.

Accession number BZS.1958.106.5670
Diameter 27 mm
Field diameter 22 mm
Previous Editions

Cheynet, “Les Brachamioi,” under no. 13 (dates to 1050–60)

Bibliography

Accession number BZS.1958.106.5670
Diameter 27 mm
Field diameter 22 mm
Previous Editions

Cheynet, “Les Brachamioi,” under no. 13 (dates to 1050–60)

Notes

Accession number BZS.1958.106.5670
Diameter 27 mm
Field diameter 22 mm
Previous Editions

Cheynet, “Les Brachamioi,” under no. 13 (dates to 1050–60)

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