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Nikephoros Synadenos (twelfth century)

 
 

Obverse

Standing image of St George holding a spear and shield. Inscription on either side: Ο̣|α|γι|ο|σγ̣|ε : ὁ ἅγιος Γεώ[ργιος]. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of five lines, a cross above.


κεοη
ο̣σολο̣
ν̣ι̣κ̣ηφορο
.ονσινα
̣η̣ν̣

Κ(ύρι)ε βοή[θ(ει) τ]ο σο δούλο Νικηφόρο τὸν Σιναδηνῷ

Obverse

Standing image of St George holding a spear and shield. Inscription on either side: Ο̣|α|γι|ο|σγ̣|ε : ὁ ἅγιος Γεώ[ργιος]. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of five lines, a cross above.


κεοη
ο̣σολο̣
ν̣ι̣κ̣ηφορο
.ονσινα
̣η̣ν̣

Κ(ύρι)ε βοή[θ(ει) τ]ο σο δούλο Νικηφόρο τὸν Σιναδηνῷ

Accession number BZS.1958.106.1678
Diameter 20.0 mm
Condition Blank too small for die.

Translation

Κύριε βοήθει το σο δούλο Νικηφόρο τὸν Σιναδηνῷ.

Lord, help your servant Nikephoros Synadenos.

Commentary

Note that the inscription (an invocation) varies between the dative and the accusative cases.