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Leo Bardales (eleventh/twelfth century)

 
 

Obverse

Bust of St Nicholas holding the book and offering a blessing. Sigla on either side: |ν|ι|κ,λ|α|ο, : ὁ ἅ(γιος) Νικ(ό)λαο(ς). Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of four lines, a cross above. Border of dots.

  
κε̅οηθι
λεοντατ
αρδα
λη

Κ(ύρι)ε βοήθι Λέοντα τὸ(ν) Βαρδαλῆ

Obverse

Bust of St Nicholas holding the book and offering a blessing. Sigla on either side: |ν|ι|κ,λ|α|ο, : ὁ ἅ(γιος) Νικ(ό)λαο(ς). Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of four lines, a cross above. Border of dots.

  
κε̅οηθι
λεοντατ
αρδα
λη

Κ(ύρι)ε βοήθι Λέοντα τὸ(ν) Βαρδαλῆ

Accession number BZS.1958.106.4252
Diameter 22.0 mm
Previous Editions

See PBW: Leon 20369.

Translation

Κύριε βοήθι Λέοντα τὸν Βαρδαλῆ.

Lord, help Leo Bardales.