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Michael praipositos and imperial primikerios (ninth century)

 
 

Obverse

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

Θεοτόκε βοήθει [τ]ῷ σῷ δούλῳ

Reverse

Inscription of four lines. Wreath border.

Μιχη̣
πρεποσ̣
Sπριμ
κηρι

Μιχαὴ[λ] πρεποσ[ί(τῳ)] (καὶ) β(ασιλικῷ) πριμ[ι]κηρίῳ

Obverse

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

Θεοτόκε βοήθει [τ]ῷ σῷ δούλῳ

Reverse

Inscription of four lines. Wreath border.

Μιχη̣
πρεποσ̣
Sπριμ
κηρι

Μιχαὴ[λ] πρεποσ[ί(τῳ)] (καὶ) β(ασιλικῷ) πριμ[ι]κηρίῳ

Accession number BZS.1958.106.1116
Diameter 26.0 mm

Translation

Θεοτόκε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ Μιχαὴλ πρεποσίτῳ καὶ βασιλικῷ πριμικηρίῳ.

Mother of God, help your servant Michael, praipositos and imperial primikerios.