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Leo gerokomos and epi ton barbaron (ninth century)

 
 

Obverse

Cruciform invocative monogram (type V (?)); in the quarters: ..ΣΩ|..... Indeterminate border.

Θεοτόκε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ

Reverse

Inscription in four lines. Indeterminate border.

λεοντ
γειροκομ
ε..τον
αρ
α

Λέοντι γειροκόμ καὶπὴ τὸν βαρβάρῶν

Obverse

Cruciform invocative monogram (type V (?)); in the quarters: ..ΣΩ|..... Indeterminate border.

Θεοτόκε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ

Reverse

Inscription in four lines. Indeterminate border.

λεοντ
γειροκομ
ε..τον
αρ
α

Λέοντι γειροκόμ καὶπὴ τὸν βαρβάρῶν

Accession number BZS.1955.1.999
Diameter 26.0 mm
Previous Editions

Cf. Zacos-Veglery, no. 2107.

Translation

Θεοτόκε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ Λέοντι γειροκόμῳ καὶ ἐπὴ τὸν βαρβάρόν.

Theotokos, help your servant Leo, gerokomos and epi ton barbaron.