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Gregory hypatos and imperial spatharios (eighth century)

 
 

Obverse

Cruciform invocative monogram (type V); in the quarters: .̣–Σ̣̣|̣̣–Λ̣̣. Indeterminate border.

Θεοτόκε βοήθει [τ]ῷ σῷ [δ]ούλῳ

Reverse

Inscription of five lines. Two dots at end of last line. Indeterminate border.

Γ̣ΡΗ̣ΓΟ
Ρ̣Ι̣ΥΠΟ
ΤΒ̣Σ̣ι̅
Σ.̣Θ
ΡΙ

Γρηγορίῳ ὑπάτῳ (καὶ) βασι(λικῷ) σ[π]αθαρίῳ

Obverse

Cruciform invocative monogram (type V); in the quarters: .̣–Σ̣̣|̣̣–Λ̣̣. Indeterminate border.

Θεοτόκε βοήθει [τ]ῷ σῷ [δ]ούλῳ

Reverse

Inscription of five lines. Two dots at end of last line. Indeterminate border.

Γ̣ΡΗ̣ΓΟ
Ρ̣Ι̣ΥΠΟ
ΤΒ̣Σ̣ι̅
Σ.̣Θ
ΡΙ

Γρηγορίῳ ὑπάτῳ (καὶ) βασι(λικῷ) σ[π]αθαρίῳ

Accession number BZS.1955.1.904
Diameter 28.0 mm
Condition Obverse is weakly impressed or effaced.
Previous Editions

Zacos 1957(B).