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John presbyteros (seventh/eighth century)

 
 

Obverse

Cruciform invocative monogram. Wreath border.

Θεοτόκε βοήθει

Reverse

Inscription in five lines. No border visible.

ΤΩΔ
ΛΩΣ
ΙΩΑΝΝΗΠ
ΡΕΣΒΥΤ
ΕΡΩ

τῷ δούλῳ σου Ἰωάννῃ πρεσβυτέρῳ

Obverse

Cruciform invocative monogram. Wreath border.

Θεοτόκε βοήθει

Reverse

Inscription in five lines. No border visible.

ΤΩΔ
ΛΩΣ
ΙΩΑΝΝΗΠ
ΡΕΣΒΥΤ
ΕΡΩ

τῷ δούλῳ σου Ἰωάννῃ πρεσβυτέρῳ

Accession number BZS.1955.1.4890
Diameter 18.0 mm
Previous Editions

Zacos-Veglery, no. 1519.

Translation

Θεοτόκε βοήθει τῷ δούλῳ σου Ἰωάννῃ πρεσβυτέρῳ.

Theotokos, help your servant, the priest John.