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Leo episkeptites (eleventh century)

 
 

Obverse

Bust of St George holding a spear over his right shoulder. Details indistinct. Sigla on either side: |γε|.|γι|οσ : ὁ ἅ(γιος) Γεώ[ρ]γιος. Border of dots.

Reverse

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

κε̅,θ,
λεοντι
επισκε
πτιτ,
  

Κ(ύρι)ε β(οή)θ(ει) Λέοντι ἐπισκεπτίτ(ῃ)

Obverse

Bust of St George holding a spear over his right shoulder. Details indistinct. Sigla on either side: |γε|.|γι|οσ : ὁ ἅ(γιος) Γεώ[ρ]γιος. Border of dots.

Reverse

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

κε̅,θ,
λεοντι
επισκε
πτιτ,
  

Κ(ύρι)ε β(οή)θ(ει) Λέοντι ἐπισκεπτίτ(ῃ)

Accession number BZS.1958.106.2233
Diameter 24.0 mm

Translation

Κύριε βοήθει Λέοντι ἐπισκεπτίτῃ.

Lord, help Leo, episkeptites.