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Theophylaktos (tenth century)

 
 

Obverse

Cruciform invocative monogram (type V). Wreath border.

Θεοτόκε βοήθει

Reverse

Inscription of four lines, beginning with a cross. Wreath border.

ΘΕ
ΟΦΥΛΑ
ΚΤΔ
ΛΧΥ

Θεοφυλάκτῳ δούλῳ Χ(ριστο)ῦ

Obverse

Cruciform invocative monogram (type V). Wreath border.

Θεοτόκε βοήθει

Reverse

Inscription of four lines, beginning with a cross. Wreath border.

ΘΕ
ΟΦΥΛΑ
ΚΤΔ
ΛΧΥ

Θεοφυλάκτῳ δούλῳ Χ(ριστο)ῦ

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.284
Diameter 25.0 mm; field: 17.0 mm
Credit Line Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Bequest of Thomas Whittemore.

Translation

Θεοτόκε βοήθει Θεοφυλάκτῳ δούλῳ Χριστοῦ.

Mother of God, help Theophylaktos, servant of Christ.