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Basil protovestarios (ninth century, first half)

 
 

Obverse

Cruciform invocative monogram (type VIII). In the quarters: σ|δ̣λ. Thin wreath border.

Κύριε βοήθει [τ]ῷ σῷ δούλῳ

Reverse

Inscription of three lines beginning with a cross. An ornament below. Thin wreath border.

̣σι
ληε
.τηρι


Βασιλήῳ (πρωτο)βεστηαρίῳ

Obverse

Cruciform invocative monogram (type VIII). In the quarters: σ|δ̣λ. Thin wreath border.

Κύριε βοήθει [τ]ῷ σῷ δούλῳ

Reverse

Inscription of three lines beginning with a cross. An ornament below. Thin wreath border.

̣σι
ληε
.τηρι


Βασιλήῳ (πρωτο)βεστηαρίῳ

Accession number BZS.1958.106.1791
Diameter 27.0 mm
Condition Cracked along the channel at the top.

Translation

Κύριε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ Βασιλήῳ πρωτοβεστηαρίῳ.

Lord, help your servant Basil, protovestiarios.