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Muhammad vestarches (eleventh century)

Accession number BZS.1955.1.4570
Diameter 20 mm
Previous Editions

Cf. parallel specimen in SBS 7, 47.

Obverse

Inscription in four lines beginning with a cross. Border of dots.


βεσ
ταρχι
μχ
μετ /

βεστάρχι Μουχουμέτ(ῃ)

Reverse

Arabic inscription in three lines. Indeterminate border.

محمد ابو ..د الح/خ/ج..د

Translation

βεστάρχῃ Μουχουμέτῃ.  محمد ابو ..د الح/خ/ج..د

Muhammad vestarches. Muhammad, father of... the...