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Christopher (tenth/eleventh century)

Accession number BZS.1955.1.3797
Diameter 18 mm

Obverse

Bust of St. Christopher holding the martyr's cross before him. Inscription: |χ|ριστφ|ο|ρ, : ὁ ἅ(γιος) Χριστ(ο)φόρ(ος). Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of six lines beginning with a cross. Border of dots.

χρι
στοφορ,
φυλατε
τονχρι
στοφο
ρον

Χριστοφόρ(ε), φύλατε τὸν Χριστοφόρον

Translation

Χριστοφόρε, φύλατε τὸν Χριστοφόρον.

Christopher, protect your (servant) Christopher.

Accession number BZS.1955.1.3797
Diameter 18 mm