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Theodore bishop of ... (eighth/ninth century)

 
 

Obverse

Bust of St. Ouranios holding book. Traces of an inscription on either side: ΓΙΟΥ|ΡΝ|ΙΟ|Σ: [ὁ ἅ]γι[ος] Οὐράνιος. Wreath border.

Reverse

Cruciform invocative monogram (type V). Within wreath borders a circular inscription beginning at top.

...ΔΡΕ̣ΠΙΣΚΟΠ...

Θεοτόκε βοήθει [Θεο]δώρῳ ἐπισκόπῳ ...

Obverse

Bust of St. Ouranios holding book. Traces of an inscription on either side: ΓΙΟΥ|ΡΝ|ΙΟ|Σ: [ὁ ἅ]γι[ος] Οὐράνιος. Wreath border.

Reverse

Cruciform invocative monogram (type V). Within wreath borders a circular inscription beginning at top.

...ΔΡΕ̣ΠΙΣΚΟΠ...

Θεοτόκε βοήθει [Θεο]δώρῳ ἐπισκόπῳ ...

Accession number BZS.1955.1.4684
Diameter 25.0 mm
Condition Chipped at top and bottom

Translation

Θεοτόκε βοήθει Θεοδώρῳ ἐπισκόπῳ ...

Theotokos, help Theodore bishop of ...