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Leo ostiarios (eleventh century)

 
 

Obverse

Bust of an archangel (likely St Michael). Details indistinct. No sigla visible. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of four lines beginning with a cross. Border of dots.

ke̅oh
θ̣,τσ
λ̣,λενταο
στια.

Κ(ύρι)ε βοήθ(ει) τῷ σῷ δούλ(ῳ) Λέωντα ὀστια[ρ(ίῳ)]

Obverse

Bust of an archangel (likely St Michael). Details indistinct. No sigla visible. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of four lines beginning with a cross. Border of dots.

ke̅oh
θ̣,τσ
λ̣,λενταο
στια.

Κ(ύρι)ε βοήθ(ει) τῷ σῷ δούλ(ῳ) Λέωντα ὀστια[ρ(ίῳ)]

Accession number BZS.1958.106.2157
Diameter 20.0 mm

Translation

Κύριε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ Λέωντα ὀστιαρίῳ.

Lord, help your servant Leo, ostiarios.