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Nikephoros monk (eleventh century)

Accession number BZS.1955.1.5102
Diameter 18 mm

Obverse

Bust of the Virgin, with hands before her. Sigla.: ΜΡ̅Θ: Μήτηρ Θεο. No border visible.

Reverse

Inscription in four lines. No border visible.

ΝΙΚΗΦ
ΡΟΑΜΑ
ΡΤΟ.

Θεοτόκε βοήθει Νικηφόρο ἁμαρτολ

Translation

Θεοτόκε βοήθει Νικηφόρο ἁμαρτολῷ.

Theotokos, help Nikephoros the sinner.