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Strategios (eleventh century)

 
 

Obverse

Bust of St George holding a spear over his right shoulder. Epigraphy on either side: |γ|ε|γ : ὁ ἅ(γιος) Γεώργ(ιος). Border of dots.

Reverse

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

κε̅,θ,
τσ,
Σ̣τρτι
γη ̅

Κ(ύρι)ε β(οή)θ(ει) τῷ σῷ δ(ούλῳ) Στρατιγή(ῳ)

Obverse

Bust of St George holding a spear over his right shoulder. Epigraphy on either side: |γ|ε|γ : ὁ ἅ(γιος) Γεώργ(ιος). Border of dots.

Reverse

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

κε̅,θ,
τσ,
Σ̣τρτι
γη ̅

Κ(ύρι)ε β(οή)θ(ει) τῷ σῷ δ(ούλῳ) Στρατιγή(ῳ)

Accession number BZS.1958.106.931
Diameter 17.0 mm
Condition Partially effaced on reverse.

Translation

Κύριε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ Στρατιγήῳ.

Lord, help your servant Strategios.