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Theodotos (eleventh century)

 
 

Obverse

Bust of a holy figure, likely the Mother of God orans. No visible epigraphy. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of four lines. Border of dots.

ΚΕΟ
ΗΘΤ
Δ̣Λ
ΟΤ

Κ(ύρι)ε βοήθ(ει) τῷ [σῷ] δούλ(ῳ) [Θεοδ]ότ(ῳ)

Obverse

Bust of a holy figure, likely the Mother of God orans. No visible epigraphy. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of four lines. Border of dots.

ΚΕΟ
ΗΘΤ
Δ̣Λ
ΟΤ

Κ(ύρι)ε βοήθ(ει) τῷ [σῷ] δούλ(ῳ) [Θεοδ]ότ(ῳ)

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.3683
Diameter 14.0 mm
Condition Half preserved.
Credit Line Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Bequest of Thomas Whittemore.

Translation

Κύριε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ Θεοδότῳ.

Lord, help your servant Theodotos.

Commentary

The poor state of preservation makes the reading difficult, but the restoration of the name seems valid.