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John notarios (seventh/eighth century)

 
 

Obverse

Cruciform monogram of Θεοτόκε βοήθει (type V). In the quarters: τσ̣|δλ̣ : τῷ σῷ δούλῳ. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of three lines. Indeterminate border.


Ι̣ΑΝ
Ν̣Η̣Ν̣ΟΤ
ΑΡ̣Ι̣

Ἰωάννῃ νοταρίῳ

Obverse

Cruciform monogram of Θεοτόκε βοήθει (type V). In the quarters: τσ̣|δλ̣ : τῷ σῷ δούλῳ. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of three lines. Indeterminate border.


Ι̣ΑΝ
Ν̣Η̣Ν̣ΟΤ
ΑΡ̣Ι̣

Ἰωάννῃ νοταρίῳ

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.3098
Diameter 27.0 mm
Condition Struck off-center; pierced in the center.
Credit Line Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Bequest of Thomas Whittemore.

Translation

Θεοτόκε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ Ἰωάννῃ νοταρίῳ.

Mother of God, help your servant John, notarios.