BYZANTINE SEALS. Gregorios, imperial ostiarios, Circa 10th century. Seal or Bulla (Lead, 24 mm, 7.72 g, 11 h). KE BOHΘ' TΩ CΩ ΔOYΛΩ ("Lord please aid your servant") Double cross potent on base and three steps, with fleurons rising from each side of the base. Rev. +ΓPHΓΟ/PIΩ B'OCT/IAP, S EΠΙ TIC/ ΛYKIAKIC/ TPAΠEZ in five lines flanked by sets of dots. The whole within simple linear border. A fine seal. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 80 CHF