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Theognostos protostrator (eighth century)

 
 

Obverse

Cruciform invocative monogram (type V); in the quarters: τσ|λ : Wreath border.

Θεοτόκε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ

Reverse

Inscription of five lines beginning with a cross. Wreath border.

θε
γνοστο
προτοσ
τρατορ
ει


Θεωγνόστο προτοστράτορει

Obverse

Cruciform invocative monogram (type V); in the quarters: τσ|λ : Wreath border.

Θεοτόκε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ

Reverse

Inscription of five lines beginning with a cross. Wreath border.

θε
γνοστο
προτοσ
τρατορ
ει


Θεωγνόστο προτοστράτορει

Accession number BZS.1958.106.5662
Diameter 27.0 mm
Previous Editions

Translation

Θεοτόκε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ Θεωγνόστο προτοστράτορει.

Mother of God, help your servant Theognostos, protostrator.

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