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Niketas monk (eleventh century)

 
 

Obverse

Bust of St. Niketas blessing, and holding a book. Inscription: |ΝΗ|Κ,Τ|Α|Σ: Ὁ ἅγιος Νηκήτας. No border visible.


Reverse

Inscription in four lines. No border visible.

κε,θ,
νηκητα.
μονα
·χον.

Κύριε βοήθει Νηκήταν μοναχόν

Obverse

Bust of St. Niketas blessing, and holding a book. Inscription: |ΝΗ|Κ,Τ|Α|Σ: Ὁ ἅγιος Νηκήτας. No border visible.


Reverse

Inscription in four lines. No border visible.

κε,θ,
νηκητα.
μονα
·χον.

Κύριε βοήθει Νηκήταν μοναχόν

Accession number BZS.1955.1.4868
Diameter 16.0 mm

Translation

Κύριε βοήθει Νηκήταν μοναχόν.

Lord, help the monk Niketas.