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Vasaakios patrikios (eighth century, first half)

 
 

Obverse

Cruciform invocative monogram (type V); in the quarters: Τ–|Λ–Σ. Wreath border.

Θεοτόκε βοήθει τῷ δούλῳ σοῦ

Reverse

Inscription of four lines beginning and ending with a cross. Wreath border.

ΒΣ
̣ΚΙΩ
ΠΤΡΙ
ΚΙ

Βασαακίῳ πατρικίῳ

Obverse

Cruciform invocative monogram (type V); in the quarters: Τ–|Λ–Σ. Wreath border.

Θεοτόκε βοήθει τῷ δούλῳ σοῦ

Reverse

Inscription of four lines beginning and ending with a cross. Wreath border.

ΒΣ
̣ΚΙΩ
ΠΤΡΙ
ΚΙ

Βασαακίῳ πατρικίῳ

Accession number BZS.1955.1.1273
Diameter 29.0 mm
Condition Chipped.
Previous Editions

Zacos–Veglery, no. 2570.

Translation

Θεοτόκε βοήθει τῷ δούλῳ σοῦ Βασαακίῳ πατρικίῳ.

Theotokos, help your servant Vasaakios patrikios.