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Michael priest and synkellos (eleventh century)

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.1051
Diameter 12 mm
Field diameter 11 mm
Previous Editions

Laurent, Corpus V/1, no. 226.

Obverse

Inscription in three lines with decoration below. Double border of dots.

ΣΥΓ
ΚΕΛΛΟΝ
ΑΓΝΗ
  

Σύγκελλον Ἀγνή

Reverse

Inscription in three lines with decorations above and below. Double border of dots.

·
ΜΙΧΑ

ΗΛΘΥΤΗ
ΣΚΕΠΟΙ
  

Μιχαὴλ θύτην σκέποις

Translation

Σύγκελλον Ἀγνή Μιχαὴλ θύτην σκέποις.

Immaculate One, may you protect the synkellos Michael, the priest. 

Commentary

Dodecasyllabic. The title thytes here could also refer to a bishop.

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.1051
Diameter 12 mm
Field diameter 11 mm
Previous Editions

Laurent, Corpus V/1, no. 226.

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.1051
Diameter 12 mm
Field diameter 11 mm
Previous Editions

Laurent, Corpus V/1, no. 226.

Notes

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.1051
Diameter 12 mm
Field diameter 11 mm
Previous Editions

Laurent, Corpus V/1, no. 226.

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