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Bardas Pleures, protoproedros (eleventh century)

 
 

Obverse

St Basil standing, holding the book and offering a blessing. Inscription on either side: ||α|σιλ|ει|ο|σ : ὁ ἅ(γιος) Βασίλειος. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of five lines beginning with a cross. Border of dots.

κεθ
̣αραα
α̣ερ
τπλευ
ρη

Κ(ύρι)ε β(οή)θ(ει) Βάρδᾳ (πρωτο)(προ)ἐδρῳ τῷ Πλεύρῃ

Obverse

St Basil standing, holding the book and offering a blessing. Inscription on either side: ||α|σιλ|ει|ο|σ : ὁ ἅ(γιος) Βασίλειος. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of five lines beginning with a cross. Border of dots.

κεθ
̣αραα
α̣ερ
τπλευ
ρη

Κ(ύρι)ε β(οή)θ(ει) Βάρδᾳ (πρωτο)(προ)ἐδρῳ τῷ Πλεύρῃ

Accession number BZS.1958.106.888
Diameter 19.0 mm

Translation

Κύριε βοήθει Βάρδᾳ πρωτοπροἐδρῳ τῷ Πλεύρῃ.

Lord, help Bardas Pleures, protoproedros.