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Niketas (eleventh century)

 
 

Obverse

The Mother of God standing. Details indistinct. Traces of an inscription: ..θυ̅: [Μ(ήτη)ρ] Θ(εο)ῦ. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of five lines, a cross above. Border of dots.

  
τιρει
παναγνε
οικ̣ετην̣
σ̣ο̣ννικ.
.α̣ν̣

τίρει, Πάναγνε, οἰκέτην σὸν Νικ[ήτ]αν

Obverse

The Mother of God standing. Details indistinct. Traces of an inscription: ..θυ̅: [Μ(ήτη)ρ] Θ(εο)ῦ. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of five lines, a cross above. Border of dots.

  
τιρει
παναγνε
οικ̣ετην̣
σ̣ο̣ννικ.
.α̣ν̣

τίρει, Πάναγνε, οἰκέτην σὸν Νικ[ήτ]αν

Accession number BZS.1958.106.5561
Diameter 21.0 mm
Previous Editions

Translation

τίρει, Πάναγνε, οἰκέτην σὸν Νικήταν.

All-holy One, protect your servant Niketas.

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