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Gregory notarios (eighth/ninth century)

 
 

Obverse

Cruciform invocative monogram (indeterminate type); in the quarters: Τ̣–Σ̣.|Δ–Λ. Indeterminate border.

Θεοτόκε βοήθει τῷ σ[ῷ] δούλῳ

Reverse

Inscription of three lines. Cross between tendrils at top. Indeterminate border.

  
.ΡΗΓ̣
.Ι̣Ν
Τ̣ΡΙ̣

[Γ]ρηγω[ρ]ίῳ νωταρίῳ

Obverse

Cruciform invocative monogram (indeterminate type); in the quarters: Τ̣–Σ̣.|Δ–Λ. Indeterminate border.

Θεοτόκε βοήθει τῷ σ[ῷ] δούλῳ

Reverse

Inscription of three lines. Cross between tendrils at top. Indeterminate border.

  
.ΡΗΓ̣
.Ι̣Ν
Τ̣ΡΙ̣

[Γ]ρηγω[ρ]ίῳ νωταρίῳ

Accession number BZS.1955.1.908
Diameter 26.0 mm
Condition Corroded along the circumference.
Previous Editions

Zacos 1966.

Translation

Θεοτόκε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ Γρηγωρίῳ νωταρίῳ.

Mother of God, help your servant Gregory notarios.

Commentary

Zacos read final letter of reverse inscription as  (ου) but it is clearly an omega.