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Theophanes patrikios and strategos (ninth century)

 
 

Obverse

Cruciform invocative monogram (indeterminate type). In the quarters: Τσ|λ. Thin wreath border.

Κύριε or Θεοτόκε βοήθει

Reverse

Inscription of five lines beginning with a cross. Thin wreath border.

θεο
φανηπα
τ̣ρικικ
.ιστρατ,
.γ̣̣

Θεοφάνῃ πατρικίῳ κ[α]ὶ στρατ[η]γῷ

Obverse

Cruciform invocative monogram (indeterminate type). In the quarters: Τσ|λ. Thin wreath border.

Κύριε or Θεοτόκε βοήθει

Reverse

Inscription of five lines beginning with a cross. Thin wreath border.

θεο
φανηπα
τ̣ρικικ
.ιστρατ,
.γ̣̣

Θεοφάνῃ πατρικίῳ κ[α]ὶ στρατ[η]γῷ

Accession number BZS.1947.2.256
Diameter 29.0 mm
Condition Corroded. Blank too small for die.

Translation

Κύριε or Θεοτόκε βοήθει Θεοφάνῃ πατρικίῳ καὶ στρατηγῷ.

Lord or Mother of God, help Theophanes patrikios and strategos.