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Anna Kourtikina, nun (eleventh century)

 
 

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. Border of dots.


ΘΚΕ,Θ,

ΑΝΝΑ
ΤΗΚΟΥΡ
ΤΙΚΙΝΑ

Θεοτόκε βοήθει Ἄννᾳ μοναχ τῇ Κουρτίκινᾳ

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. Border of dots.


ΘΚΕ,Θ,

ΑΝΝΑ
ΤΗΚΟΥΡ
ΤΙΚΙΝΑ

Θεοτόκε βοήθει Ἄννᾳ μοναχ τῇ Κουρτίκινᾳ

Accession number BZS.1958.106.3335
Diameter 18.0 mm
Previous Editions

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

Translation

Θεοτόκε βοήθει Ἄννᾳ μοναχῇ τῇ Κουρτίκινᾳ.

Theotokos, help the nun Anna Kourtikina.