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Niketas magistros and megas droungarios (eleventh century)

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.3362
Diameter 22 mm
Condition Blank too small for die.

Obverse

The Mother of God standing, turned to her left, with her hands upraised in supplication. On either side, epigraphy: ̅θυ̅: Μή(τη)ρ Θ(εο)ῦ. Within borders of dots, a partially preserved circular inscription beginning at twelve o'clock:

......κηταμα.....

[Κ(ύρι)ε β(οή)θ(ει) Νι]κήτᾳ μα[γίστρ(ῳ)]

Reverse

St. Nicholas standing, holding the book in his left hand and offering a blessing with his right. On either side, epigraphy: |..|kλ|οα|σ : ὁ ἅ(γιος) [Νι]κ[ό]λαος. Within a double border of dots, a partially preserved circular inscription beginning at twelve o'clock:

......Δργ̣...

[(καὶ) μεγάλ]ῳ δρουγ[γαρ(ίῳ)]

Translation

Κύριε βοήθει Νικήτᾳ μαγίστρῳ καὶ μεγάλῳ δρουγγαρίῳ.

Lord, help Niketas, magistros and megas droungarios.

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.3362
Diameter 22 mm
Condition Blank too small for die.

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Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.3362
Diameter 22 mm
Condition Blank too small for die.

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Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.3362
Diameter 22 mm
Condition Blank too small for die.

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