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Christophoros Paxenos, proedros (eleventh/twelfth century)

 
 

Obverse

Two standing saints. St Theodore at left, holding a spear in his right hand and a shield in his left. At right, St Demetrios holding a spear in his right hand and a shield in his left. Sigla at center: Ο|Θ|Ε|Ο|Δ,: ὁ (ἅγιος) Θεόδ(ωρος). Sigla at right: Ο|Δ|Ι|Μ|Ι|Τ,: ὁ (ἅγιος) Δημήτ(ριος). Border of dots. 

Reverse

Inscription of five lines. Border of dots. 

ΚΕ,Θ,
ΧΡΙΣΤΟ
ΦΟΡΑ͂Ε
ΔΡΟΤ
ΠΑΙΝ,

Κ(ύρι)ε β(οή)θ(ει) Χριστοφόρῳ (προ)έδρο τῷ Παξιν(ῷ)

Obverse

Two standing saints. St Theodore at left, holding a spear in his right hand and a shield in his left. At right, St Demetrios holding a spear in his right hand and a shield in his left. Sigla at center: Ο|Θ|Ε|Ο|Δ,: ὁ (ἅγιος) Θεόδ(ωρος). Sigla at right: Ο|Δ|Ι|Μ|Ι|Τ,: ὁ (ἅγιος) Δημήτ(ριος). Border of dots. 

Reverse

Inscription of five lines. Border of dots. 

ΚΕ,Θ,
ΧΡΙΣΤΟ
ΦΟΡΑ͂Ε
ΔΡΟΤ
ΠΑΙΝ,

Κ(ύρι)ε β(οή)θ(ει) Χριστοφόρῳ (προ)έδρο τῷ Παξιν(ῷ)

Accession number BZS.1958.106.3206
Diameter 15.0 mm
Previous Editions

See PBW: Christophoros 20147.

Translation

Κύριε βοήθει Χριστοφόρῳ προέδρο τῷ Παξινῷ.

Lord, help Christophoros Paxenos, proedros.