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Kosmas topoteretes (sixth/seventh century)

 
 

Obverse

Bust of the Mother of God, with her hands before her. A cross on either side. Wreath border.

Reverse

Inscription of four lines. Wreath border.

ΚΟΣ
ΜΑΤ̣ΟΠ
ΟΤΗΡΗ
ΤΟΥ

Κοσμᾶ τοποτηρητοῦ

Obverse

Bust of the Mother of God, with her hands before her. A cross on either side. Wreath border.

Reverse

Inscription of four lines. Wreath border.

ΚΟΣ
ΜΑΤ̣ΟΠ
ΟΤΗΡΗ
ΤΟΥ

Κοσμᾶ τοποτηρητοῦ

Accession number BZS.1955.1.2316
Diameter 26.0 mm; field: 21.0 mm
Condition Broken into two pieces, but a third is still missing.

Translation

Κοσμᾷ τοποτηρητοῦ.

(Seal of) Kosmas, topoteretes.