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John Makrembolites (twelfth century, first half)

Accession number BZS.1958.106.1426
Diameter 26 mm
Field diameter 24 mm

Obverse

The Mother of God enthroned, holding the Child in her lap. Sigla: μ̅θ̅: Μ(ήτηρ) Θ(εοῦ). Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of five lines, a cross above. Border of dots.


θκ̅εοη
θειτσ
λι̅
μακρεμ
ολιτη

Θ(εοτό)κε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ Ἰω(άννῃ) τῷ Μακρεμβολίτῃ

Translation

Θεοτόκε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ Ἰωάννῃ τῷ Μακρεμβολίτῃ.

Mother of God, help your servant John Makrembolites.

Commentary

Note that the letter Μ in the sigla on the obverse is carved upside down.

Accession number BZS.1958.106.1426
Diameter 26 mm
Field diameter 24 mm

Bibliography

Accession number BZS.1958.106.1426
Diameter 26 mm
Field diameter 24 mm

Notes

Accession number BZS.1958.106.1426
Diameter 26 mm
Field diameter 24 mm