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Nikephoros patrikios (eighth century)

 
 

Obverse

Cruciform invocative monogram (type V). Linear border. 

Θεοτόκε βοήθει

Reverse

Inscription of three lines, with a cross between tendrils on the top and bottom. Indeterminant border.

  
ΝΙΚΗΦ
Ο̣ΡΠΑ
.ΡΙΚΙ
  

Νικηφόρῳ πα[τ]ρικίῳ

Obverse

Cruciform invocative monogram (type V). Linear border. 

Θεοτόκε βοήθει

Reverse

Inscription of three lines, with a cross between tendrils on the top and bottom. Indeterminant border.

  
ΝΙΚΗΦ
Ο̣ΡΠΑ
.ΡΙΚΙ
  

Νικηφόρῳ πα[τ]ρικίῳ

Accession number BZS.1955.1.536
Diameter 31.0 mm
Previous Editions

Zacos 1560.

Translation

Θεοτόκε βοήθει Νικηφόρῳ πατρικίῳ.

Mother of God, help Nikephoros, patrikios.