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Stephen (tenth/eleventh century)

 
 

Obverse

Bust of Saint George. Inscription : Ο|Γ|Ε|ΡΓ : ὁ ἅ(γιος) Γεώργ(ιος). No border visible.

Reverse

Inscription of four lines, with a cross above. Border of dots.


Κ̣ΕΘ̣
ΤΣ̣
ΣΤΕΦΑ
ΝΟ

Κ(ύρι)ε β(οή)θ(ει) τῷ σῷ δ(ούλῳ) Στεφάνο

Obverse

Bust of Saint George. Inscription : Ο|Γ|Ε|ΡΓ : ὁ ἅ(γιος) Γεώργ(ιος). No border visible.

Reverse

Inscription of four lines, with a cross above. Border of dots.


Κ̣ΕΘ̣
ΤΣ̣
ΣΤΕΦΑ
ΝΟ

Κ(ύρι)ε β(οή)θ(ει) τῷ σῷ δ(ούλῳ) Στεφάνο

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.2784
Diameter 15.0 mm
Credit Line Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Bequest of Thomas Whittemore.

Translation

Κύριε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ Στεφάνο.

Lord, help your servant Stephen.