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John monk and hegoumenos (ninth/tenth century)

Accession number BZS.1955.1.4781
Diameter 23 mm
Condition Two halves.
Previous Editions

Laurent, Corpus V/3, no. 1953.

Obverse

Bust of the Virgin, nimbate, holding medallion of Christ before her. Circular inscription within linear border.

ΘΕΟΤΟΚ,......ΤΣΔΛ,

Θεοτόκε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλ

Reverse

Inscription in four lines. Border of dots.

ΙΑΝΝ
ΗΜΟΝΑΧΟ
ΗΓΟΥΜΕ
Ν.ΜΗΝ

Ἰωάννῃ μοναχό καὶ ἡγουμέν, μήν

Translation

Θεοτόκε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ Ἰωάννῃ μοναχό καὶ ἡγουμένῳ, ἀμήν.

Theotokos, help your servant John monk and hegoumenos, amen.

Accession number BZS.1955.1.4781
Diameter 23 mm
Condition Two halves.
Previous Editions

Laurent, Corpus V/3, no. 1953.

Accession number BZS.1955.1.4781
Diameter 23 mm
Condition Two halves.
Previous Editions

Laurent, Corpus V/3, no. 1953.

Notes

Accession number BZS.1955.1.4781
Diameter 23 mm
Condition Two halves.
Previous Editions

Laurent, Corpus V/3, no. 1953.

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