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Leo sebastophoros and protovestarches of the Christ-loving emperor (eleventh century, first half)

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.519
Diameter 24 mm

Obverse

Inscription of four lines, decorations above and below. Border of dots.

  
ΚΥΡΙΕ
̣ΟΗΘΕΙ
Τ̣ΣΛ,
ΛΕΟΝΤΙ
  

Κύριε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλ(ῳ) Λέοντι

Reverse

Inscription of six lines. Border of dots.

ΣΕΑΣ
ΤΟΦΟΡ
̣ΕΣΤΡ
ΤΦΙΛ,ΧΥ̅
ΕΣΠΟ
 Τ 

σεβαστοφόρῳ (καὶ) (πρωτο)βεστάρ(χῃ) τοῦ φιλ(ο)χ(ρίστο)υ δεσπότου

Translation

Κύριε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ Λέοντι σεβαστοφόρῳ καὶ πρωτοβεστάρχῃ τοῦ φιλοχρίστου δεσπότου.

Lord, help your servant Leo, sebastophoros and protovestarches of the Christ-loving emperor.