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N. (ninth century)

 
 

Obverse

Cruciform invocative monogram of Κύριε or Θεοτόκε βοήθει. In quarters : .σ|λ : [τ]ῷ σῷ δούλῳ. Wreath border.

Reverse

Inscription of three lines, top line only partially legible. Wreath border.

ι̣̣..
.ι̣λ.
χυ̅̣̣.

.ια..ιω δούλ[ῳ] Χ(ριστο)ῦ, ἀμή[ν]

Obverse

Cruciform invocative monogram of Κύριε or Θεοτόκε βοήθει. In quarters : .σ|λ : [τ]ῷ σῷ δούλῳ. Wreath border.

Reverse

Inscription of three lines, top line only partially legible. Wreath border.

ι̣̣..
.ι̣λ.
χυ̅̣̣.

.ια..ιω δούλ[ῳ] Χ(ριστο)ῦ, ἀμή[ν]

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.2270
Diameter 26.0 mm
Condition Punctured.
Credit Line Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Bequest of Thomas Whittemore.

Translation

Κύριε or Θεοτόκε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ .ια..νω δούλῳ Χριστοῦ. ἀμήν

Lord or Mother of God, help ... servant of Christ. Amen.