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John hypatos and dioiketes (eighth century)

 
 

Obverse

Cruciform invocative monogram (type V); in the quarters: –|.–Σ. No visible border.

Θεοτόκε βοήθει [τ]ῷ δού[λ]ῳ σοῦ

Reverse

Inscription of four lines. Traces of a cross between tendrils at top. Indeterminate border.

  
ΙΝ̣Η̣
ΥΠΤ
̣ΙΟΙΚ̣
ΤΗ

Ἰωάνῃ ὑπάτῳ [(καὶ)] διοικ[η]τῇ

Obverse

Cruciform invocative monogram (type V); in the quarters: –|.–Σ. No visible border.

Θεοτόκε βοήθει [τ]ῷ δού[λ]ῳ σοῦ

Reverse

Inscription of four lines. Traces of a cross between tendrils at top. Indeterminate border.

  
ΙΝ̣Η̣
ΥΠΤ
̣ΙΟΙΚ̣
ΤΗ

Ἰωάνῃ ὑπάτῳ [(καὶ)] διοικ[η]τῇ

Accession number BZS.1955.1.962
Diameter 26.0 mm
Previous Editions

Zacos 2018.

Translation

Θεοτόκε βοήθει τῷ δούλῳ σοῦ Ἰωάνῃ ὑπάτῳ καὶ διοικητῇ.

Mother of God, help your servant John, hypatos and dioiketes.

Commentary

See PmbZ #3029.