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Constantine spatharokoubikoularios (tenth/eleventh century)

Accession number BZS.1947.2.941
Diameter 22 mm
Condition Cracked along the channel.

Obverse

Bust of St. Nicholas. Details indistinct. Traces of sigla on either side: Ν|Ι|ΚΟ|Λ : ὁ ἅ(γιος) Νικόλ(αος). Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of four lines beginning with a cross. Border of dots.

ΚΕ̅,Θ,
Κ̅ΝΣΠ
ΘΡ,Κ
ΚΛΡ,

Κ(ύρι)ε β(οή)θ(ει) Κων(σταντίνῳ) σπαθαρ(ο)κουβ(ι)κουλαρ(ίῳ)

Translation

Κύριε βοήθει Κωνσταντίνῳ σπαθαροκουβικουλαρίῳ.

Lord, help Constantine, spatharokoubikoularios.