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Theophano (eleventh century)

 
 

Obverse

Bust of the Mother of God with her hands before her. Sigla on either side: ̅θυ̅ : Μ(ήτη)ρ Θ(εο)ῦ. Border of dots.

Reverse

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

  
θεοφ,
γτ
μνˊ
.τρικˊ
ργυρˊ
  

Θεοφ(ανὼ) [θυ]γάτηρ [Ῥ]ωμαν(οῦ) [πα]τρικ(ίου) [Ἀ]ργυρ(οῦ)

Obverse

Bust of the Mother of God with her hands before her. Sigla on either side: ̅θυ̅ : Μ(ήτη)ρ Θ(εο)ῦ. Border of dots.

Reverse

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

  
θεοφ,
γτ
μνˊ
.τρικˊ
ργυρˊ
  

Θεοφ(ανὼ) [θυ]γάτηρ [Ῥ]ωμαν(οῦ) [πα]τρικ(ίου) [Ἀ]ργυρ(οῦ)

Accession number BZS.1958.106.1542
Diameter 24.0 mm; field: 20.0 mm

Translation

Θεοφανὼ θυγάτηρ Ῥωμανοῦ πατρικίου Ἀργυροῦ.

Theophano, daughter of the patrikios Romanos Argyros.