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Eustratios (eleventh century)

 
 

Obverse

Bust of St Eustratios holding his hands before him. Inscription partially preserved at right : Τ|Ι : [ὁ ἁ(γιος) Εὐστρά]τι[ος]. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of five lines, beginning with a cross. Border of dots.

ΟΜ
ΝΥΜΟ...Ν̣
Μ.......
ΜΑΡ...
ΛΑΤΡΙΝ 

ὁμώνυμο[ν σό]ν μ[ε σκέποις], μάρ[τυς], λάτριν

Obverse

Bust of St Eustratios holding his hands before him. Inscription partially preserved at right : Τ|Ι : [ὁ ἁ(γιος) Εὐστρά]τι[ος]. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of five lines, beginning with a cross. Border of dots.

ΟΜ
ΝΥΜΟ...Ν̣
Μ.......
ΜΑΡ...
ΛΑΤΡΙΝ 

ὁμώνυμο[ν σό]ν μ[ε σκέποις], μάρ[τυς], λάτριν

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.2362
Diameter 20.0 mm; field: 14.0 mm
Credit Line Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Bequest of Thomas Whittemore.

Translation

ὁμώνυμον σὸν με σκέποις, μάρτυς, λάτριν.

Martyr, may you protect me, your servant of the same name. 

 

Commentary

This metrical inscription should be added to the corpus compiled by Wassiliou-Seibt.