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Leo ostiarios (eleventh century)

Accession number BZS.1947.2.778
Diameter 25 mm
Condition Struck weakly, and clipped at the sides.

Obverse

Bust of St. Michael, facing, dressed in imperial garb, holding the globus cruciger in his left hand and the scepter in his right. Very worn. Sigla to left and right: Μ̄Χ̄: Μιχαήλ. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription in four lines with decoration above. Border of dots.

  
κε,θ,
λεοντι
οστηα
ρι 

Κύριε βοήθει Λέοντι ὀστηαρίῳ

Translation

Κύριε βοήθει Λέοντι ὀστηαρίῳ.

Lord, help Leo ostiarios.

Accession number BZS.1947.2.778
Diameter 25 mm
Condition Struck weakly, and clipped at the sides.

Bibliography

Accession number BZS.1947.2.778
Diameter 25 mm
Condition Struck weakly, and clipped at the sides.

Notes

Accession number BZS.1947.2.778
Diameter 25 mm
Condition Struck weakly, and clipped at the sides.

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