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Thomas protopresbyteros and ekklesiekdikos (tenth century)

 
 

Obverse

Bust of the Virgin, nimbate, holding medallion of Christ before her. Ornaments on either side: . Circular inscription within double border of dots.

..εοτοκεοηθητσδουλ

Θεοτόκε βοήθη τῷ σῷ δούλ

Reverse

Inscription in four lines with decoration above. Border of dots.

· . ·
θμα
απρεσυτ
εκκλησι
..δ.κ

Θωμᾷ πρωτοπρεσβυτέρῳ καὶ ἐκκλησιεκδίκῳ

Obverse

Bust of the Virgin, nimbate, holding medallion of Christ before her. Ornaments on either side: . Circular inscription within double border of dots.

..εοτοκεοηθητσδουλ

Θεοτόκε βοήθη τῷ σῷ δούλ

Reverse

Inscription in four lines with decoration above. Border of dots.

· . ·
θμα
απρεσυτ
εκκλησι
..δ.κ

Θωμᾷ πρωτοπρεσβυτέρῳ καὶ ἐκκλησιεκδίκῳ

Accession number BZS.1955.1.4773
Diameter 27.0 mm
Previous Editions

Laurent, Corpus V/3, no. 1655.

Translation

Θεοτόκε βοήθη τῷ σῷ δούλῳ Θωμᾷ πρωτοπρεσβυτέρῳ καὶ ἐκκλησιεκδίκῳ.

Theotokos, help your servant Thomas protopresbyteros and ekklesiekdikos.