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Alexios Aristenos, deacon, nomophylax, and protekdikos (twelfth century, first half)

 
 

Obverse

Bust of the Virgin orans, with medallion of Christ before her. Sigla: ̅ΘΥ̅ : Μ(ήτη)ρ Θ(εο)ῦ. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription in six lines. Border of dots.

θκ̅ε̅Θ,
ΑΛΕΙΔΙ
ΑΚΟΝΝΟΜΟ
ΦΥΛΑΚΙΑ
ΤΕΚΔΙΚΤ
.ΡΙ

Θ(εοτό)κε β(οή)θ(ει) Ἀλεξίῳ διακόνῳ, νομοφύλακι, (καὶ) (πρω)τεκδίκῳ τῷ [Ἀ]ριστηνῷ

Obverse

Bust of the Virgin orans, with medallion of Christ before her. Sigla: ̅ΘΥ̅ : Μ(ήτη)ρ Θ(εο)ῦ. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription in six lines. Border of dots.

θκ̅ε̅Θ,
ΑΛΕΙΔΙ
ΑΚΟΝΝΟΜΟ
ΦΥΛΑΚΙΑ
ΤΕΚΔΙΚΤ
.ΡΙ

Θ(εοτό)κε β(οή)θ(ει) Ἀλεξίῳ διακόνῳ, νομοφύλακι, (καὶ) (πρω)τεκδίκῳ τῷ [Ἀ]ριστηνῷ

Accession number BZS.1955.1.4957
Diameter 30.0 mm; field: 23.0 mm
Previous Editions

Laurent, Corpus V/3, no. 1650.

Translation

Θεοτόκε βοήθει Ἀλεξίῳ διακόνῳ, νομοφύλακι, καὶ πρωτεκδίκῳ τῷ Ἀριστηνῷ.

Theotokos, help Alexios Aristenos, deacon, nomophylax, and protekdikos.

Commentary

See PBW: Alexios 20110.

Bibliography