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Basil asekretis (tenth century)

 
 

Obverse

Bust of St. Euthymios holding a rotulus in his left hand. Traces of inscription visible at right: Θ̣|Η̣Μ̣|Σ̣: [ὁ ἅ(γιος) Εὐ]θύμ(ιο)ς. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of five lines.

Κ̣Ε̣
ΟΗΘΕ
ΣΙΛΗΩ̣
ΣΗΚΡΙ
ΤΗΣ

Κ(ύρι)ε βοήθε[ι] Βασιλήῳ ἀσηκρίτης

Obverse

Bust of St. Euthymios holding a rotulus in his left hand. Traces of inscription visible at right: Θ̣|Η̣Μ̣|Σ̣: [ὁ ἅ(γιος) Εὐ]θύμ(ιο)ς. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of five lines.

Κ̣Ε̣
ΟΗΘΕ
ΣΙΛΗΩ̣
ΣΗΚΡΙ
ΤΗΣ

Κ(ύρι)ε βοήθε[ι] Βασιλήῳ ἀσηκρίτης

Accession number BZS.1958.106.2489
Diameter 20.0 mm
Condition Blank too small for die
Previous Editions

Laurent, Corpus 2: no. 101.

Translation

Κύριε βοήθει Βασιλήῳ ἀσηκρίτης.

Lord, help Basil asekretis.