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Leo (eleventh century)

 
 

Obverse

Bust of the Mother of God with both hands before her. Sigla: ΜΡ̅ΘΥ̅ : Μ(ήτη)ρ Θ(εο)ῦ. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of three lines, beginning with a cross. Border of dots.

ΚΕ̅Θ
ΤΟΣΟΔ,
ΛΕΟΝΤ,

Κ(ύρι)ε β(οή)θ(ει) το σο δού(λῳ) Λέοντ(ι)

Obverse

Bust of the Mother of God with both hands before her. Sigla: ΜΡ̅ΘΥ̅ : Μ(ήτη)ρ Θ(εο)ῦ. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of three lines, beginning with a cross. Border of dots.

ΚΕ̅Θ
ΤΟΣΟΔ,
ΛΕΟΝΤ,

Κ(ύρι)ε β(οή)θ(ει) το σο δού(λῳ) Λέοντ(ι)

Accession number BZS.1958.106.3069
Diameter 16.0 mm

Translation

Κύριε βοήθει το σο δούλῳ Λέοντι.

Lord, help your servant Leo.