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George (tenth century)

Accession number BZS.1947.2.1428
Diameter 22 mm
Condition In two pieces soldered together in modern times.

Obverse

A bird (a goose?), high on his feet, in profile moving toward the left, with the beak holding a branch or a flower. No inscription. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription in three lines. Border of dots.

ΚΕ
οηθγε
οργι

Κύριε βοήθει Γεοργίου

Translation

Κύριε βοήθει Γεοργίου.

Lord, help George.

Commentary

Note the genitive in the reverse invocation in the place of a dative.

Accession number BZS.1947.2.1428
Diameter 22 mm
Condition In two pieces soldered together in modern times.

Bibliography

Accession number BZS.1947.2.1428
Diameter 22 mm
Condition In two pieces soldered together in modern times.

Notes

Accession number BZS.1947.2.1428
Diameter 22 mm
Condition In two pieces soldered together in modern times.

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