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Xene nun (eleventh/twelfth century)

Accession number BZS.1958.106.412
Diameter 25 mm
Field diameter 19 mm
Condition A hole in the center.
Previous Editions

Cf. Laurent, Corpus V/2, no. 1475, 1476 (possibly the same owner).

Obverse

Indistinct bust of the Virgin orans, perhaps with medallion of Christ before her. Sigla: ΜΡ̅ΘΥ̅ : Μήτηρ Θεοῦ. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription in four lines with cross above. Border of dots.


θκ̅ε,Θ,
ΤΗ..Δ,
ΞΕΝΗΜ
ΝΑΧΗ

Θεοτόκε βοήθει τῇ σῇ δούλῃ Ξένῃ μωναχῇ

Translation

Θεοτόκε βοήθει τῇ σῇ δούλῃ Ξένῃ μωναχῇ.

Theotokos, help your servant, the nun Xene.

Accession number BZS.1958.106.412
Diameter 25 mm
Field diameter 19 mm
Condition A hole in the center.
Previous Editions

Cf. Laurent, Corpus V/2, no. 1475, 1476 (possibly the same owner).

Accession number BZS.1958.106.412
Diameter 25 mm
Field diameter 19 mm
Condition A hole in the center.
Previous Editions

Cf. Laurent, Corpus V/2, no. 1475, 1476 (possibly the same owner).

Notes

Accession number BZS.1958.106.412
Diameter 25 mm
Field diameter 19 mm
Condition A hole in the center.
Previous Editions

Cf. Laurent, Corpus V/2, no. 1475, 1476 (possibly the same owner).

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