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Eustathios (monk?) (seventh/eighth century)

Accession number BZS.1958.106.3397
Diameter 21 mm
Field diameter 19 mm

Obverse

Cruciform invocative monogram (type V); in the quarters: ΤΣΛ. Border of dots.

Θεοτόκε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ

Reverse

Inscription in four lines. Border of dots.

ΕΥΣ
ΤΘΗ
ΟΜΡ
ΤΟΛ

Εὐσταθήο ἁμαρτολῷ

Translation

Θεοτόκε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ Εὐσταθήο ἁμαρτολῷ.

Theotokos, help your servant Eustathios the sinner.

Commentary

This individual calls himself a "sinner"--which may be an indication of his monastic humility, or may merely indicate his piety.

Accession number BZS.1958.106.3397
Diameter 21 mm
Field diameter 19 mm

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Accession number BZS.1958.106.3397
Diameter 21 mm
Field diameter 19 mm

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Accession number BZS.1958.106.3397
Diameter 21 mm
Field diameter 19 mm

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