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Theodore (eleventh/twelfth century)

 
 

Obverse

Bust of St. Theodore holding a spear and shield. Sigla on either side: |Θ|Ε|,: ὁ ἅ(γιος) Θεώδ(ωρος). Border of dots.

Reverse

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

  
ΟΜΝΥ
ΜΝΤΑ
ΘΕΟΡ,
ΜΕΣΚΕ
Π

ὁμωνυμοῦντα, Θεόδωρ(ε), με σκέπ(οις)

Obverse

Bust of St. Theodore holding a spear and shield. Sigla on either side: |Θ|Ε|,: ὁ ἅ(γιος) Θεώδ(ωρος). Border of dots.

Reverse

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

  
ΟΜΝΥ
ΜΝΤΑ
ΘΕΟΡ,
ΜΕΣΚΕ
Π

ὁμωνυμοῦντα, Θεόδωρ(ε), με σκέπ(οις)

Accession number BZS.1958.106.836
Diameter 14.0 mm
Previous Editions

Cf. Wassiliou-Seibt, Siegel mit metrischen Legenden II, no. 1647.

Translation

ὁμωνυμοῦντα, Θεόδωρε, με σκέποις.

Theodore, may you protect me, your namesake.

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