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Leo imperial protospatharios and strategos of Charsianon (tenth/eleventh century)

 
 

Obverse

Bust of the Virgin holding a medallion of Christ on her breast. Sigla: Μ̅-Θ̅ : Μ(ήτη)ρ Θ(εοῦ). Circular inscription within a border of dots:

θκεR,τσδ,

Θ(εοτό)κε β(οήθει) τῷ σῷ δ(ούλῳ).

Reverse

Inscription of five lines, decorations above and below.


+λε
νˋRˋαˋσπα
θˋSστρα
τ,τουχα
ρσιαν
– 

Λέων(τι) β(ασιλικῷ) (πρωτο)σπαθ(αρίῳ) (καὶ) στρατ(ηγῷ) τοῦ Χαρσιαν(οῦ)

Obverse

Bust of the Virgin holding a medallion of Christ on her breast. Sigla: Μ̅-Θ̅ : Μ(ήτη)ρ Θ(εοῦ). Circular inscription within a border of dots:

θκεR,τσδ,

Θ(εοτό)κε β(οήθει) τῷ σῷ δ(ούλῳ).

Reverse

Inscription of five lines, decorations above and below.


+λε
νˋRˋαˋσπα
θˋSστρα
τ,τουχα
ρσιαν
– 

Λέων(τι) β(ασιλικῷ) (πρωτο)σπαθ(αρίῳ) (καὶ) στρατ(ηγῷ) τοῦ Χαρσιαν(οῦ)