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John Marchapsanos, monk and synkellos (eleventh/twelfth century)

 
 

Obverse

A tall central figure of a saint on three steps, between two short figures. Circular inscription within border of dots.

κεοηθ,τσδλι

Κύριε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ Ἰωάννῃ

Reverse

St. John the Baptist standing, holding a long cross and an open rotulus. Inscription: ΠΡ|ΔΡ|Ο|Μ|Ο,: ἅγιος Ἰωάννης Πρόδρομος. Circular inscription within a border of dots.

αχ.........τμαρχαψαν

μοναχ καὶ συγκέλλῳ τῷ Μαρχαψανῳ

Obverse

A tall central figure of a saint on three steps, between two short figures. Circular inscription within border of dots.

κεοηθ,τσδλι

Κύριε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ Ἰωάννῃ

Reverse

St. John the Baptist standing, holding a long cross and an open rotulus. Inscription: ΠΡ|ΔΡ|Ο|Μ|Ο,: ἅγιος Ἰωάννης Πρόδρομος. Circular inscription within a border of dots.

αχ.........τμαρχαψαν

μοναχ καὶ συγκέλλῳ τῷ Μαρχαψανῳ

Accession number BZS.1958.106.446
Diameter 27.0 mm

Translation

Κύριε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ Ἰωάννῃ μοναχῷ καὶ συγκέλλῳ τῷ Μαρχαψάνῳ.

Lord, help your servant John Marchapsanos, monk and synkellos.

Commentary

Same individual as BZS.1958.106.447.