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Marianos skribon and imperial spatharios (seventh century)

Accession number BZS.1947.2.883
Diameter 22 mm
Condition Struck slightly off-center; chipped at top of channel.

Obverse

Inscription in five lines. Border of dots.

ΘΕ
ΟΤΟΚ
ΒΟΗΘ
ΜΑΡ
.ΝΩ

Θεοτόκε βοήθει Μαριανῷ

Reverse

Inscription in five lines. Border of dots.

Ι
ΒΩΝΙS
.ΣΙΛΕΙ
.ΩΣΠΑ
ΘΑΡS

σκρίβωνι καὶ βασιλεικῷ σπαθαρίῳ

Translation

Θεοτόκε βοήθει Μαριανῷ σκρίβωνι καὶ βασιλεικῷ σπαθαρίῳ.

Theotokos, help Marianos skribon and imperial spatharios.