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Constantine Triphyllios, asekretis and judge of Thrace (eleventh century)

Accession number BZS.1958.106.5696
Diameter 27 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 1, no. 71.10b.

Obverse

Bust of the Virgin holding her hands before her, palm outward. Sigla: ̅ΘΥ̅: Μήτηρ Θεοῦ. Tongues of fire. Border of dots.

Θεοτόκε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ

Reverse

Inscription of six lines, decoration below. Border of dots.

ΘΚΕ,Θ,
ΤΣ
.̅Ν,ΑΣΗ
.ΡΗΤ,ΚΡ,
.ΘΡΑΚ,Τ
ΤΡ,ΦΥΛΛ,
·

Κωνσνταντίνῳ ἀσηκρῆτις καὶ κριτῇ τῆς Θρᾴκης τῷ Τριφυλλίῳ

Translation

Θεοτόκε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ Κωνσνταντίνῳ ἀσηκρῆτις καὶ κριτῇ τῆς Θρᾴκης τῷ Τριφυλλίῳ.

Theotokos, help your servant Constantine Triphyllios, asekretis and judge of Thrace.

Commentary

This specimen is from the same boulloterion as BZS.1958.106.1855 and so their readings have been combined. See also the commentary to the parallel specimen.

Accession number BZS.1958.106.5696
Diameter 27 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 1, no. 71.10b.

Notes

Accession number BZS.1958.106.5696
Diameter 27 mm
Previous Editions

DO Seals 1, no. 71.10b.