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Constantine spatharokandidatos (eleventh century)

 
 

Obverse

Bust of the Mother of God orans, the medallion of Christ before her. Details and epigraphy indistinct. Indeterminate border.

Reverse

Inscription of four lines. Indeterminate border.

ΚΕ,Θ,
.ΝΣΤ,
.Τ,Ν,ΣΠΘ
.,,

Κ(ύρι)ε β(οή)θ(ει) [Κ]ωνστ(α)[ν]τ(ί)ν(ῳ) σπ(α)θ(αρο)κα(ν)δ(ι)δ(άτῳ)

Obverse

Bust of the Mother of God orans, the medallion of Christ before her. Details and epigraphy indistinct. Indeterminate border.

Reverse

Inscription of four lines. Indeterminate border.

ΚΕ,Θ,
.ΝΣΤ,
.Τ,Ν,ΣΠΘ
.,,

Κ(ύρι)ε β(οή)θ(ει) [Κ]ωνστ(α)[ν]τ(ί)ν(ῳ) σπ(α)θ(αρο)κα(ν)δ(ι)δ(άτῳ)

Accession number BZS.1955.1.2302
Diameter 21.0 mm
Condition Both sides effaced. Poor quality of epigraphy.

Translation

Κύριε βοήθει Κωνσταντίνῳ σπαθαροκανδιδάτῳ.

Lord, help Constantine, spatharokandidatos.