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Stephen kouboukleisios and chartoularios of the Great Church (eleventh/twelfth century)

 
 

Obverse

Bust of St. John the Baptist, nimbate, with a long beard. Long cross seemingly apparent above his r. shoulder. Sigla visible to l.: |ΙΩ|Ο. Circular inscription within border of dots. 

ΑΓΙΕΙ,ΤΣ.....

Ἅγιε Ἰωάννης βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ

Reverse

Inscription in six lines (last line cut off). Border of dots. 

ΣΤΕ
...ΚΚ
......Α
.....Ρ,ΤΙΣ
..ΚΚΛΙ
.... 

Στεφάνῳ κουβουκλεισίκαὶ χαρτουλαρίῳ τῖς Μεγάληςκκλησίας

Obverse

Bust of St. John the Baptist, nimbate, with a long beard. Long cross seemingly apparent above his r. shoulder. Sigla visible to l.: |ΙΩ|Ο. Circular inscription within border of dots. 

ΑΓΙΕΙ,ΤΣ.....

Ἅγιε Ἰωάννης βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ

Reverse

Inscription in six lines (last line cut off). Border of dots. 

ΣΤΕ
...ΚΚ
......Α
.....Ρ,ΤΙΣ
..ΚΚΛΙ
.... 

Στεφάνῳ κουβουκλεισίκαὶ χαρτουλαρίῳ τῖς Μεγάληςκκλησίας

Accession number BZS.1947.2.11
Diameter 27.0 mm; field: 22.0 mm
Previous Editions

Laurent, Corpus V/1, no. 70.

Translation

Ἅγιε Ἰωάννης βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ Στεφάνῳ κουβουκλεισίῳ καὶ χαρτουλαρίῳ τς Μεγάλης Ἐκκλησίας.

St. John, help your servant Stephen kouboukleisios and chartoularios of the Great Church.