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Romanos Skleros (eleventh century)

 
 

Obverse

Bust of the Mother of God orans, the medallion of Christ before her. Inscription: ̅θυ̅: Μή(τη)ρ Θ(εο)ῦ. Border of dots.

Reverse

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


θκ̅εθ
ρομαν
τσκλι
ρ

Θ(εοτό)κε β(οή)θ(ει) Ῥομανῷ τῷ Σκλιρῷ

Obverse

Bust of the Mother of God orans, the medallion of Christ before her. Inscription: ̅θυ̅: Μή(τη)ρ Θ(εο)ῦ. Border of dots.

Reverse

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


θκ̅εθ
ρομαν
τσκλι
ρ

Θ(εοτό)κε β(οή)θ(ει) Ῥομανῷ τῷ Σκλιρῷ

Accession number BZS.1958.106.5201
Diameter 18.0 mm; field: 15.0 mm
Previous Editions

Translation

Θεοτόκε βοήθει Ῥομανῷ τῷ Σκλιρῷ.

Mother of God, help Romanos Skleros.

Commentary