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Merkourios hypatos (seventh century)

 
 

Obverse

An eagle with its wings outspread. Between its wings, a cruciform monogram (type V). Wreath border.

Θεοτόκε βοήθει

Reverse

Inscription of four lines. Wreath border.

Με
ρκουρ
ιωυπ
τω

Μερκουρίῳ ὑπάτῳ

Obverse

An eagle with its wings outspread. Between its wings, a cruciform monogram (type V). Wreath border.

Θεοτόκε βοήθει

Reverse

Inscription of four lines. Wreath border.

Με
ρκουρ
ιωυπ
τω

Μερκουρίῳ ὑπάτῳ

Accession number BZS.1958.106.707
Diameter 27.0 mm

Translation

Θεοτόκε βοήθει Μερκουρίῳ ὑπάτῳ.

Mother of God, help Merkourios, hypatos.