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Constantine droungarios (eighth/ninth century)

 
 

Obverse

Cruciform invocative monogram (type V); in the quarters: Τ–Σ|Δ–Λ. Wreath border.

Θεοτόκε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ

Reverse

Inscription of four lines. Wreath border.

ΚΕΒ̣Ο
ΗΘΤΣ̣
ΔΚΟ̣ΝΣΤ
ΔΡΟΥΝ

Κ(ύρι)ε βοήθ(ει) τῷ σῷ δ(ούλῳ) Κονστ(αντίνῳ) δρουν(γαρίῳ)

Obverse

Cruciform invocative monogram (type V); in the quarters: Τ–Σ|Δ–Λ. Wreath border.

Θεοτόκε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ

Reverse

Inscription of four lines. Wreath border.

ΚΕΒ̣Ο
ΗΘΤΣ̣
ΔΚΟ̣ΝΣΤ
ΔΡΟΥΝ

Κ(ύρι)ε βοήθ(ει) τῷ σῷ δ(ούλῳ) Κονστ(αντίνῳ) δρουν(γαρίῳ)

Accession number BZS.1955.1.750
Diameter 22.0 mm

Translation

Θεοτόκε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ. Κύριε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ Κονσταντίνῳ δρουνγαρίῳ.

Mother of God, help your servant. Lord, help your servant Constantine droungarios.