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Theodotos silentiarios (sixth/seventh century)

 
 

Obverse

Eagle with wings spread. Between the wings is a cruciform monogram of Κύριε or Θεοτόκε βοήθει. Indeterminate border.

Κύριε/Θεοτόκε βοήθει

Reverse

Inscription of four lines. Wreathed border.

.ΘΕ
.Δ̣ΟΤΩ
..Λ̣Ε̣ΝΤΙ
..Ι̣Ω

Θε[ο]δότῳ [σι]λεντι[αρ]ίῳ

Obverse

Eagle with wings spread. Between the wings is a cruciform monogram of Κύριε or Θεοτόκε βοήθει. Indeterminate border.

Κύριε/Θεοτόκε βοήθει

Reverse

Inscription of four lines. Wreathed border.

.ΘΕ
.Δ̣ΟΤΩ
..Λ̣Ε̣ΝΤΙ
..Ι̣Ω

Θε[ο]δότῳ [σι]λεντι[αρ]ίῳ

Accession number BZS.1958.106.4261
Diameter 24.0 mm
Condition Double struck.

Translation

Κύριε/Θεοτόκε βοήθει Θεοδότῳ σιλεντιαρίῳ.

Lord/Theotokos, help Theodotos silentiarios.