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Pothos (tenth/eleventh century)

Accession number BZS.1958.106.409
Diameter 23 mm
Field diameter 19 mm

Obverse

Bust of St. John the Baptist holding a cross in his right hand. Inscription: |Ι||Ρ .. : Ὁ ἅγιος Ἰωάννης Προδρομος.

Reverse

Inscription of five lines. Border of dots.

ΗΡ,
ΘΥΣΟΝ
.ΙΕΤΙ,
.ΚΕΠΕ
ΠΟΘ..

Κῆρυξ Θεοῦ σὸν οἰκέτιν σκέπε Πόθον

Translation

Κῆρυξ Θεοῦ σὸν οἰκέτην σκέπε Πόθον

Herald of God, protect your servant Pothos.

Accession number BZS.1958.106.409
Diameter 23 mm
Field diameter 19 mm

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Accession number BZS.1958.106.409
Diameter 23 mm
Field diameter 19 mm

Notes

Accession number BZS.1958.106.409
Diameter 23 mm
Field diameter 19 mm

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