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Anna Kourtikina, nun (eleventh century)

Accession number BZS.1955.1.5086
Diameter 16 mm
Field diameter 12 mm
Condition Chipped.
Previous Editions

Cf. Laurent, Corpus V/2, no. 1463.

Obverse

Bust of the Virgin orans with medallion of Christ before her. Inscription: μ̅θυ̅ : Μήτηρ Θεοῦ. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription in four lines with decorations above and below. Border of dots.


θκε,θ,
αννα
τηκουρ
τ.κινα
.

Θεοτόκε βοήθει Ἄννᾳ μοναχ τῇ Κουρτικίνᾳ

Translation

Θεοτόκε βοήθει Ἄννᾳ μοναχῇ τῇ Κουρτικίνᾳ.

Theotokos, help the nun Anna Kourtikina.

Accession number BZS.1955.1.5086
Diameter 16 mm
Field diameter 12 mm
Condition Chipped.
Previous Editions

Cf. Laurent, Corpus V/2, no. 1463.

Accession number BZS.1955.1.5086
Diameter 16 mm
Field diameter 12 mm
Condition Chipped.
Previous Editions

Cf. Laurent, Corpus V/2, no. 1463.

Notes

Accession number BZS.1955.1.5086
Diameter 16 mm
Field diameter 12 mm
Condition Chipped.
Previous Editions

Cf. Laurent, Corpus V/2, no. 1463.