A Contribution to Byzantine Prosopography: Constantine Chage

  • Pantelis Charalampakis Research Centre for Byzantine and Post-Byzantine Art, Academy of Athens
Keywords: Byzantium, prosopography, sigillography, administration, Constantine Chage

Abstract

The paper discusses the career of Constantine Chage, a prominent Byzantine military official from the 11th century, as attested in literary and sigillographic sources. It contributes to the debate over the dating of the events in which Chage was involved, and comments on the possible origin of his family name. Presenting two of the seals issued by the official, the author suggests a possible reading of the inscriptions.

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Published
2017-10-09
How to Cite
Charalampakis, P. (2017). A Contribution to Byzantine Prosopography: Constantine Chage. Monitor ISH, 19(1), 219-234. https://doi.org/10.33700/1580-7118.19.1.219-234(2017)
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Original scientific article