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Nicholas dioiketes (tenth century)

 
 

Obverse

A patriarchal cross (x at the lower crossbar) mounted on a base of three steps. Fleurons on either side. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of three lines, decorations above and below. Border of dots.


κε̅,θ,
νικολ,
.ι̣οι,
  

Κ(ύρι)ε β(οή)θ(ει) Νικολ(άῳ) [δ]ιοι(κητῇ)

Obverse

A patriarchal cross (x at the lower crossbar) mounted on a base of three steps. Fleurons on either side. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of three lines, decorations above and below. Border of dots.


κε̅,θ,
νικολ,
.ι̣οι,
  

Κ(ύρι)ε β(οή)θ(ει) Νικολ(άῳ) [δ]ιοι(κητῇ)

Accession number BZS.1958.106.2212
Diameter 25.0 mm; field: 15.0 mm

Translation

Κύριε βοήθει Νικολάῳ διοικητῇ.

Lord, help Nicholas, dioiketes.