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Theodora Doukaina Palaiologina (1259–82)

 
 

Obverse

Mother of God seated on a thokos, details indistinct. Sigla at left and right: ̣̅–ΘΥ̅ : Μή(τη)ρ Θ(εο)ῦ. Border of dots.

Reverse

The empress standing, wearing a high crown and a loros. She holds in the left hand a scepter. Inscription in two columns. Border of dots.

ΘΕ
Ο̣ΔΩ
Ρ̣ΕΥ
ΣΕΒΕ
̣ΤΗ
Γ̣̣

Δ
ΚΙ
ΝΗ
ΠΛI
ΟΛΟ
ΓΙ.

Θεοδώρα εὐσεβεστάτη [αὐ]γού[στα] Δούκαινα ἡ Παλαιολογί[να]

Obverse

Mother of God seated on a thokos, details indistinct. Sigla at left and right: ̣̅–ΘΥ̅ : Μή(τη)ρ Θ(εο)ῦ. Border of dots.

Reverse

The empress standing, wearing a high crown and a loros. She holds in the left hand a scepter. Inscription in two columns. Border of dots.

ΘΕ
Ο̣ΔΩ
Ρ̣ΕΥ
ΣΕΒΕ
̣ΤΗ
Γ̣̣

Δ
ΚΙ
ΝΗ
ΠΛI
ΟΛΟ
ΓΙ.

Θεοδώρα εὐσεβεστάτη [αὐ]γού[στα] Δούκαινα ἡ Παλαιολογί[να]

Accession number BZS.1955.1.4359
Diameter 32.0 mm
Previous Editions

Cf. Zacos–Veglery, no. 122.

Translation

Θεοδώρα εὐσεβεστάτη αὐγούστα Δούκαινα ἡ Παλαιολογίνα.

Theodora Doukaina Palaiologina, most pious augusta.