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Eustathios ostiarios (tenth century)

Accession number BZS.1947.2.776
Diameter 22 mm
Field diameter 16 mm
Condition Struck off-center.


Bust of St. Nicholas, facing, wearing the homophrion, holding a book in his left hand and blessing with his right. Inscription in columns to both sides: |ΝΙ|Κ|Ο|ΛΑ|,: ὁ ἅγιος Νικόλαος. Border of dots.


Inscription in four lines. Border of dots.


Κύριε βοήθει Εὐσταθίῳ ὀστιαρίῳ


Κύριε βοήθει Εὐσταθίῳ ὀστιαρίῳ.

Lord, help Eustathios ostiarios.