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Rendakios imperial protospatharios and epi ton oikeiakon (ninth century)

 
 

Obverse

A cross; details indistinct. Within concentric borders of dots, a circular inscription beginning with a cross at seven o'clock:

κεοηθητσδ̣̣λ

Κύριε βοήθη τῷ σῷ δούλῳ

Reverse

Inscription of five lines (presumably beginning with a cross). A row of pellets above. Border of thick dots.


ρενδα
.ι.σ̣πα
.αρι̣.επ
.τνοι
κˋ

Ῥενδα[κ]ίῳ βασιλικῷ [(πρωτο)]σπα[θ]αρίῳ καὶ ἐπ[ὶ] τῶν οικ(ειακῶν)

Obverse

A cross; details indistinct. Within concentric borders of dots, a circular inscription beginning with a cross at seven o'clock:

κεοηθητσδ̣̣λ

Κύριε βοήθη τῷ σῷ δούλῳ

Reverse

Inscription of five lines (presumably beginning with a cross). A row of pellets above. Border of thick dots.


ρενδα
.ι.σ̣πα
.αρι̣.επ
.τνοι
κˋ

Ῥενδα[κ]ίῳ βασιλικῷ [(πρωτο)]σπα[θ]αρίῳ καὶ ἐπ[ὶ] τῶν οικ(ειακῶν)

Accession number BZS.1958.106.1792
Diameter 23.0 mm; field: 17.0 mm
Condition Punctured through the center.

Translation

Κύριε βοήθη τῷ σῷ δούλῳ Ῥενδακίῳ βασιλικῷ πρωτοσπαθαρίῳ καὶ ἐπὶ τῶν οικειακῶν.

Lord, help your servant Rendakios, imperial protospatharios and epi ton oikeiakon.