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Gregory hypatos (eighth century)

 
 

Obverse

Cruciform invocative monogram (type V); in the quarters: ΤΩΔ|ΛΩΣ. Indeterminate border.

Θεοτόκε βοήθει τῷ δούλῳ σου

Reverse

Cruciform monogram, reading Γρηγορίῳ; in the quarters: ΥΠΑΩ. Indeterminate border.

Γρηγορίῳ ὑπάτῳ

Obverse

Cruciform invocative monogram (type V); in the quarters: ΤΩΔ|ΛΩΣ. Indeterminate border.

Θεοτόκε βοήθει τῷ δούλῳ σου

Reverse

Cruciform monogram, reading Γρηγορίῳ; in the quarters: ΥΠΑΩ. Indeterminate border.

Γρηγορίῳ ὑπάτῳ

Accession number BZS.1955.1.607
Diameter 26.0 mm
Previous Editions

Cf. Zacos-Veglery, no. 1952.

Translation

Θεοτόκε βοήθει τῷ δούλῳ σου Γρηγορίῳ ὑπάτῳ.

Theotokos, help your servant Gregory.

Commentary

The ο is likely contained within the loop of the ρ, or perhaps, is replaced by the ω.

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