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Constantine Xipheas, protoproedros (eleventh century)

 
 

Obverse

Bust of the Mother of God holding the medallion of Christ before her. Sigla on either side: ̅θυ̅ : Μ(ήτη)ρ Θ(εο)ῦ. Along the upper circumference, a circular inscription. Border of dots.

κεοηθει

Κ(ύρι)ε βοήθει

Reverse

Inscription of four lines. Border of dots.

κ̅ν
α̣α̣εδρ,
τοιφ
εα

Κων(σταντίνῳ) (πρωτο)(προ)έδρ(ῳ) το Ξιφέᾳ

Obverse

Bust of the Mother of God holding the medallion of Christ before her. Sigla on either side: ̅θυ̅ : Μ(ήτη)ρ Θ(εο)ῦ. Along the upper circumference, a circular inscription. Border of dots.

κεοηθει

Κ(ύρι)ε βοήθει

Reverse

Inscription of four lines. Border of dots.

κ̅ν
α̣α̣εδρ,
τοιφ
εα

Κων(σταντίνῳ) (πρωτο)(προ)έδρ(ῳ) το Ξιφέᾳ

Accession number BZS.1958.106.2272
Diameter 20.0 mm

Translation

Κύριε βοήθει Κωνσταντίνῳ πρωτοπροέδρῳ το Ξιφέᾳ.

Lord, help Constantine Xipheas, protoproedros.