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Theodore imperial cleric and chartoularios (eleventh century)

Accession number BZS.1947.2.292
Diameter 24 mm

Obverse

Half-length bust of the Virgin, facing, holding the infant Christ on her left arm. Sigla are barely visible to her right: Υ: Μήτηρ Θεοῦ. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription in six lines. Border of dots.

ΘΚ̄Ε͵Θ̄
ΤΣ,
ΘΕΟΡ,
ΚΛΙΡ,
ΧΑΡΤ
 Λ,

Θεοτόκε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ Θεοδώρ βασιλικῷ κλιρικῷ καὶ χαρτουλαρίῳ

Translation

Θεοτόκε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ Θεοδώρῳ βασιλικῷ κλιρικῷ καὶ χαρτουλαρίῳ.

Theotokos, help your servant Theodore imperial cleric and chartoularios.