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John Mesopotamites, proedros (twelfth century)

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.151
Diameter 28 mm
Field diameter 22 mm
Previous Editions

Laurent, Vatican, no. 61.

Obverse

The Mother of God standing, with her arms raised in supplication. On either side, sigla: ̅θυ̅: Μή(τη)ρ Θ(εο)ῦ. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of five lines, a cross above and a decoration below. Border of dots.


θκ̅ε,θ,
ι̅προε
δρτμε
σοποτα
μιτ
Η
  

Θ(εοτό)κε β(οή)θ(ει) Ἰω(ἀννῃ) προέδρῳ τῷ Μεσοποταμίτῃ

Translation

Θεοτόκε βοήθει Ἰωἀννῃ προέδρῳ τῷ Μεσοποταμίτῃ.

Mother of God, help the proedros John Mesopotamites.

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.151
Diameter 28 mm
Field diameter 22 mm
Previous Editions

Laurent, Vatican, no. 61.