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Peter imperial spatharokandidatos and gerokomos (ninth/tenth century)

 
 

Obverse

Patriarchal cross on three steps. Circular inscription between two borders of dots.

ΚΕΟ̣ΗΘΕΙΠΕ̣ΤΡ̣

Κ(ύρι)ε βοήθει Πέτρῳ

Reverse

Inscription of four lines, preceded and followed by pellet decoration. Triple border of dots.


 ΣΠΑΘ
ΑΡΚΑΝΔΗ
ΔΑΤΚΕΓΗ
ΡΟΚΟΜ

β(ασιλικῷ) σπαθαροκανδηδάτῳ κὲ γηροκόμῳ

Obverse

Patriarchal cross on three steps. Circular inscription between two borders of dots.

ΚΕΟ̣ΗΘΕΙΠΕ̣ΤΡ̣

Κ(ύρι)ε βοήθει Πέτρῳ

Reverse

Inscription of four lines, preceded and followed by pellet decoration. Triple border of dots.


 ΣΠΑΘ
ΑΡΚΑΝΔΗ
ΔΑΤΚΕΓΗ
ΡΟΚΟΜ

β(ασιλικῷ) σπαθαροκανδηδάτῳ κὲ γηροκόμῳ

Accession number BZS.1958.106.2705
Diameter 29.0 mm; field: 21.0 mm
Condition Chipped

Translation

Κύριε βοήθει Πέτρῳ βασιλικῷ σπαθαροκανδηδάτῳ κὲ γηροκόμῳ.

Lord, help Peter imperial spatharokandidatos and gerokomos.