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Niketas patrikios, judge of the Velum of Boleron, Strymon, and Thessalonica, the emperor's "man" (eleventh century)

Accession number BZS.1958.106.1293
Diameter 29 mm
Field diameter 26 mm

Obverse

The Virgin standing, facing, holding Christ. Sigla: ..ΘΥ̅: Μήτηρ Θεοῦ. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of seven lines preceded by decoration, the final letter between horizontal bars. Border of dots.


θκε,θ,
νικηταΠΡ̅Ι̅⸣
κριτητηλ,
ολερΣτρυ
μον,Sθεσαλ,
νικ,SΑ̅Ν̅τ
,ημ,τΑ
Γ,

Θεοτόκε βοήθει Νικήτᾳ πατρικίῳ, κριτῇ τοῦ βήλου Βολεροῦ, Στρυμόνος καὶ Θεσαλονίκης καὶ ἀνθρώπου τοῦ βασιλέως ἡμῶν τοῦ ἁγίου

Translation

Θεοτόκε βοήθει Νικήτᾳ πατρικίῳ, κριτῇ τοῦ βήλου Βολεροῦ, Στρυμόνος καὶ Θεσαλονίκης καὶ ἀνθρώπου τοῦ βασιλέως ἡμῶν τοῦ ἁγίου.

Theotokos, help Niketas patrikios, judge of the Velum of Boleron, Strymon, and Thessalonica, and the "man" of our holy emperor.

Accession number BZS.1958.106.1293
Diameter 29 mm
Field diameter 26 mm

Notes

Accession number BZS.1958.106.1293
Diameter 29 mm
Field diameter 26 mm

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