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Theodosios Iasites (?) (twelfth century)

 
 

Obverse

St Nicholas standing, holding the book and offering a blessing. Sigla preserved at right: Λα|οσ : [ὁ ἅ(γιος) Νικὀ]λαος. Border of dots.

Reverse

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


κε̅̣
θεοδ
σιοτ̣
σιτη

Κ(ύρι)ε β(οή)[θ(ει)] Θεοδ[ο]σίο τῷ [Ἰα]σίτῃ

Obverse

St Nicholas standing, holding the book and offering a blessing. Sigla preserved at right: Λα|οσ : [ὁ ἅ(γιος) Νικὀ]λαος. Border of dots.

Reverse

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


κε̅̣
θεοδ
σιοτ̣
σιτη

Κ(ύρι)ε β(οή)[θ(ει)] Θεοδ[ο]σίο τῷ [Ἰα]σίτῃ

Accession number BZS.1958.106.1787
Diameter 23.0 mm
Condition Broken; one third missing.

Translation

Κύριε βοήθει Θεοδοσίο τῷ Ἰασίτῃ.

Lord, help Theodosios Iasites.

Commentary

The restoration of the family name as Iasites is not fully certain, but it is a well known name and fits the inscription.