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John protonobellisimos and former protovestiarios (eleventh/twelfth century)

 
 

Obverse

Damaged bust of the Archangel Michael holding a globus in his left hand. Sigla preserved at right: Χ|Α: [Μι]χα(ήλ). Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of seven lines. Cross at beginning of first line. Border of dots.

ΚΕ̅Θ
ΤΣ̣̣
Ι̅ΤΝ...
ΛΛΙΣΙΜ̣̣
Γ̣ΕΓΟΝΟΤΙ
ΤΕΣΤΙ
Ρ̣Ι

Κ(ύρι)ε β(οή)θ(ει) τῷ σῷ δού(λῳ) Ἰω(άννῃ) (πρω)τ(ο)ν[ωβε]λλισίμῳ (καὶ) γεγονότι (πρω)τ(ο)βεστιαρίῳ

Obverse

Damaged bust of the Archangel Michael holding a globus in his left hand. Sigla preserved at right: Χ|Α: [Μι]χα(ήλ). Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of seven lines. Cross at beginning of first line. Border of dots.

ΚΕ̅Θ
ΤΣ̣̣
Ι̅ΤΝ...
ΛΛΙΣΙΜ̣̣
Γ̣ΕΓΟΝΟΤΙ
ΤΕΣΤΙ
Ρ̣Ι

Κ(ύρι)ε β(οή)θ(ει) τῷ σῷ δού(λῳ) Ἰω(άννῃ) (πρω)τ(ο)ν[ωβε]λλισίμῳ (καὶ) γεγονότι (πρω)τ(ο)βεστιαρίῳ

Accession number BZS.1955.1.2414
Diameter 24.0 mm
Condition Damaged.

Translation

Κύριε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ Ἰωάννῃ πρωτονωβελλισίμῳ καὶ γεγονότι πρωτοβεστιαρίῳ.

Lord, help your servant John protonobellisimos and former protovestiarios.