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Constantine Gabras, protonobellissimos (twelfth century)

 
 

Obverse

St George standing, holding a spear in right hand and a shield in left hand. Sigla preserved at right: Γ|Ι|Ο|Σ : [ὁ ἅ(γιος) Γεώρ]γιος. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of four lines. Border of dots.


κε̅,θ,
κ̅νανο
ελισιμο
τογαρ.

Κ(ύρι)ε β(οή)θ(ει) Κων(σταντίνῳ) (πρωτο)νοβελισίμο το Γαβρ[ᾷ]

Obverse

St George standing, holding a spear in right hand and a shield in left hand. Sigla preserved at right: Γ|Ι|Ο|Σ : [ὁ ἅ(γιος) Γεώρ]γιος. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of four lines. Border of dots.


κε̅,θ,
κ̅νανο
ελισιμο
τογαρ.

Κ(ύρι)ε β(οή)θ(ει) Κων(σταντίνῳ) (πρωτο)νοβελισίμο το Γαβρ[ᾷ]

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.1033
Diameter 23.0 mm
Credit Line Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Bequest of Thomas Whittemore.

Translation

Κύριε βοήθει Κωνσταντίνῳ πρωτονοβελισίμο το Γαβρᾷ.

Lord, help Constantine Gabras, protonobelissimos.