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Constantine (twelfth century)

 
 

Obverse

St Theodore standing, holding spear in right hand and shield in left hand. Sigla: Ε|Δ|Ρ|Ο, : [ὁ ἅ(γιος)] Θ]εόδωρο(ς). Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of four lines, with a cross above. Border of dots.


ΤΟΝ
ΦΥΛΑΤ
ΟΙΚΕΤΗΝ
Κ̅Ν

τὸν <σὸν> φύλατ<τε> οἰκὲτηυ Κων(σταντῖνον)

Obverse

St Theodore standing, holding spear in right hand and shield in left hand. Sigla: Ε|Δ|Ρ|Ο, : [ὁ ἅ(γιος)] Θ]εόδωρο(ς). Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of four lines, with a cross above. Border of dots.


ΤΟΝ
ΦΥΛΑΤ
ΟΙΚΕΤΗΝ
Κ̅Ν

τὸν <σὸν> φύλατ<τε> οἰκὲτηυ Κων(σταντῖνον)

Accession number BZS.1958.106.2357
Diameter 20.0 mm; field: 16.0 mm
Condition Chipped.

Translation

τὸν σὸν φύλαττε οἰκὲτηυ Κωνσταντῖνον

Protect your servant Constantine. 

Commentary

Metrical inscription of twelve syllables.