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George imperial strator (eighth/ninth century)

 
 

Obverse

Cruciform invocative monogram (type V); in the quarters: Τσ.|λ. Thin wreath border.

Θεοτόκε βοήθει τῷ σ[ῷ] δούλῳ

Reverse

Inscription of three lines (beginning with a cross). A cross at the end. Thin wreath border.

.εοργη
.⸊στρ
.ορη

[Γ]εοργή[ῳ] β(ασιλικῷ) στρά[τ]ορη

Obverse

Cruciform invocative monogram (type V); in the quarters: Τσ.|λ. Thin wreath border.

Θεοτόκε βοήθει τῷ σ[ῷ] δούλῳ

Reverse

Inscription of three lines (beginning with a cross). A cross at the end. Thin wreath border.

.εοργη
.⸊στρ
.ορη

[Γ]εοργή[ῳ] β(ασιλικῷ) στρά[τ]ορη

Accession number BZS.1958.106.1012
Diameter 32.0 mm
Condition Chipped and corroded.

Translation

Θεοτόκε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ Γεοργήῳ βασιλικῷ στράτορη.

Mother of God, help your servant George, imperial strator.