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Michael Akropolites, kensor and parathalassites (twelfth century)

 
 

Obverse

Busts of two military saints, St. George on the left, St. Demetrios on the right. Details indistinct. Sigla at the top: Γ.ΡΓΙΟΣ|ΔΙ|Μ: [ὁ ἅ(γιος)] Γ[ε]ώργιος. ὁ ἅ(γιος) Διμ(ήτριος). Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of six lines, a cross above. Border of dots.


ΚΕ̅,Θ,
ΜΙΧΑΗΛ
ΚΕΝΣΡ,
ΠΑΡ,ΘΑ
Λ,,ΤΑ
ΚΡ,Π,Τ

Κ(ύρι)ε β(οή)θ(ει) Μιχαὴλ κένσωρ(ι) (καὶ) παρ(α)θαλ(α)σ(σίτῃ) τῷ Ἀκρ(ο)π(ολί)τ(ῃ)

Obverse

Busts of two military saints, St. George on the left, St. Demetrios on the right. Details indistinct. Sigla at the top: Γ.ΡΓΙΟΣ|ΔΙ|Μ: [ὁ ἅ(γιος)] Γ[ε]ώργιος. ὁ ἅ(γιος) Διμ(ήτριος). Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of six lines, a cross above. Border of dots.


ΚΕ̅,Θ,
ΜΙΧΑΗΛ
ΚΕΝΣΡ,
ΠΑΡ,ΘΑ
Λ,,ΤΑ
ΚΡ,Π,Τ

Κ(ύρι)ε β(οή)θ(ει) Μιχαὴλ κένσωρ(ι) (καὶ) παρ(α)θαλ(α)σ(σίτῃ) τῷ Ἀκρ(ο)π(ολί)τ(ῃ)

Accession number BZS.1947.2.979
Diameter 26.0 mm; field: 16.0 mm
Previous Editions

Translation

Κύριε βοήθει Μιχαὴλ κένσωρι καὶ παραθαλασσίτῃ τῷ Ἀκροπολίτῃ.

Lord, help Michael Akropolites, kensor and parathalassites.

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