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N. imperial protospatharios epi tou Chrysotriklinou and epi tes basilikes sakelles (tenth century)

 
 

Obverse

Bust of the Virgin holding the medallion in front of her. Remains of sigla: ..θυ̅ : Μήτηρ Θεοῦ. Traces of an inscription along the circumference. Border of dots.

ου

Θεοτόκε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ

Reverse

Inscription of five lines. A border of pellets within two borders of dots.

....
,ˊσπ..
επιτ,χρ..
οτ,επι.
ˊσκε

... βασιλικῷ πρωτοσπαθαρίῳ ἐπὶ τοῦ Χρυσοτρικλίνου καὶ ἐπὶ τῆς βασιλικῆς σακέλλης

Obverse

Bust of the Virgin holding the medallion in front of her. Remains of sigla: ..θυ̅ : Μήτηρ Θεοῦ. Traces of an inscription along the circumference. Border of dots.

ου

Θεοτόκε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ

Reverse

Inscription of five lines. A border of pellets within two borders of dots.

....
,ˊσπ..
επιτ,χρ..
οτ,επι.
ˊσκε

... βασιλικῷ πρωτοσπαθαρίῳ ἐπὶ τοῦ Χρυσοτρικλίνου καὶ ἐπὶ τῆς βασιλικῆς σακέλλης

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.214
Diameter 26.0 mm

Translation

Θεοτόκε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ ... βασιλικῷ πρωτοσπαθαρίῳ ἐπὶ τοῦ Χρυσοτρικλίνου καὶ ἐπὶ τῆς βασιλικῆς σακέλλης.

Mother of God, help your servant ... imperial protospatharios epi tou Chrysotriklinou and epi tes basilikes sakelles.