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Petronas apo hypaton and patrikios (eighth century)

 
 

Obverse

Cruciform invocative monogram (type V). In the corners: Τσ|λ . No border preserved.

Θεοτόκε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ

Reverse

Inscription of five lines. No border preserved.

πετρο
νπου
πτνπ
τρικ
ι

Πετρονᾷ ἀπὸ ὑπάτων πατρικίῳ

Obverse

Cruciform invocative monogram (type V). In the corners: Τσ|λ . No border preserved.

Θεοτόκε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ

Reverse

Inscription of five lines. No border preserved.

πετρο
νπου
πτνπ
τρικ
ι

Πετρονᾷ ἀπὸ ὑπάτων πατρικίῳ

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.594
Diameter 30.0 mm
Previous Editions

Zacos, no. 2313a.

Credit Line Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Bequest of Thomas Whittemore.

Translation

Θεοτόκε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ Πετρονᾷ ἀπὸ ὑπάτων πατρικίῳ.

Mother of God, help your servant Petronas, apo hypaton, patrikios.