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Theophilos imperial strator and epi t... (eighth century)

 
 

Obverse

Cruciform invocative monogram (type V); in the quarters: Θεο|φιλ. . Wreath border.

Θεοτόκε βοήθει Θεοφίλ

Reverse

Inscription of at least five lines. Wreath border.

σι
..κοστ
...ορι
..πιτ

βασιλικὸ στράτορι καὶπὶ τ...

Obverse

Cruciform invocative monogram (type V); in the quarters: Θεο|φιλ. . Wreath border.

Θεοτόκε βοήθει Θεοφίλ

Reverse

Inscription of at least five lines. Wreath border.

σι
..κοστ
...ορι
..πιτ

βασιλικὸ στράτορι καὶπὶ τ...

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.2074
Diameter 27.0 mm
Credit Line Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Bequest of Thomas Whittemore.

Translation

Θεοτόκε βοήθει Θεοφίλῳ βασιλικὸ στράτορι καὶ ἐπὶ τ...

Mother of God, help Theophilos strator and epi ...