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Nikephoros (eleventh century)

 
 

Obverse

Bust of the Virgin. No sigla or border visible.

Reverse

Inscription of three lines. No border visible.

ΘΚΕΘ̣
ΝΙΚΗΦ
ΡΙ̣

Θ(εοτό)κε β(οή)θ(ει) Νικηφ[ό]ρ(ῳ) ἀμί[ν]

Obverse

Bust of the Virgin. No sigla or border visible.

Reverse

Inscription of three lines. No border visible.

ΘΚΕΘ̣
ΝΙΚΗΦ
ΡΙ̣

Θ(εοτό)κε β(οή)θ(ει) Νικηφ[ό]ρ(ῳ) ἀμί[ν]

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.3107
Diameter 19.0 mm
Credit Line Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Bequest of Thomas Whittemore.

Translation

Θεοτόκε βοήθει Νικηφόρῳ. ἀμίν.

Theotokos, help Nikephoros. Amen.