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John priest (tenth/eleventh century)

 
 

Obverse

Cruciform invocative monogram. In the angles: Τ..|ΔΛ. . Border of dots.

Θεοτόκε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλ

Reverse

Inscription in four lines. Border of dots.

Ι.ΑΝ,
.ΡΕΣ
ΥΤΕ
Ρ,

ωάννῃ πρεσβυτέρ

Obverse

Cruciform invocative monogram. In the angles: Τ..|ΔΛ. . Border of dots.

Θεοτόκε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλ

Reverse

Inscription in four lines. Border of dots.

Ι.ΑΝ,
.ΡΕΣ
ΥΤΕ
Ρ,

ωάννῃ πρεσβυτέρ

Accession number BZS.1955.1.4891
Diameter 21.0 mm; field: 17.0 mm
Previous Editions

Laurent, Corpus V/3, no. 1890.

Translation

Θεοτόκε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ Ἰωάννῃ πρεσβυτέρῳ.

Theotokos, help your servant John priest.