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Nicholas chartoularios (eleventh century)

 
 

Obverse

Bust of the Archangel Michael in imperial garb, holding a scepter in his right hand. Inscription to either side: Μ|Ι.|Α : Μι[χ]α(ὴλ). Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of five lines, followed by decoration. Border of dots.

̣ΑΡΧ̣
Σ̣ΤΡΑΤΗΓ̣
Θ̅Υ̅ΦΥΛΑΚΤ,
ΝΙΚΟΛ'ΧΑΡ
ΤΛΑΡ'
  

Ἀρχ[ι]στράτηγ(ε) Θ(εο)ῦ φύλατ(τε) Νικόλ(αον) χαρτουλάρ(ιον)

Obverse

Bust of the Archangel Michael in imperial garb, holding a scepter in his right hand. Inscription to either side: Μ|Ι.|Α : Μι[χ]α(ὴλ). Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of five lines, followed by decoration. Border of dots.

̣ΑΡΧ̣
Σ̣ΤΡΑΤΗΓ̣
Θ̅Υ̅ΦΥΛΑΚΤ,
ΝΙΚΟΛ'ΧΑΡ
ΤΛΑΡ'
  

Ἀρχ[ι]στράτηγ(ε) Θ(εο)ῦ φύλατ(τε) Νικόλ(αον) χαρτουλάρ(ιον)

Accession number BZS.1958.106.3723
Diameter 20.0 mm

Translation

Ἀρχιστράτηγε Θεοῦ φύλαττε Νικόλαον χαρτουλάριον.

The Lord's commander of the heavenly hosts, protect Nicholas, chartoularios.