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Peter patrikios, anthypatos and "man" of the holy emperor (ninth/tenth century)

 
 

Obverse

A patriarchal cross (x on the lower transverse bar); fleurons rise on either side. Border of dots.

Reverse

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

πτρο.
πρ̅ικι̅ανθ
καν̅οστ
βΑ̅τα
γι

Πέτρο[ς] π(ατ)ρίκι(ος), ἀνθύ(πατος) κ(αὶ) ἄν(θρωπ)ος τοῦ βα(σιλέως) τοῦ ἁγίου

Obverse

A patriarchal cross (x on the lower transverse bar); fleurons rise on either side. Border of dots.

Reverse

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

πτρο.
πρ̅ικι̅ανθ
καν̅οστ
βΑ̅τα
γι

Πέτρο[ς] π(ατ)ρίκι(ος), ἀνθύ(πατος) κ(αὶ) ἄν(θρωπ)ος τοῦ βα(σιλέως) τοῦ ἁγίου

Accession number BZS.1958.106.956
Diameter 33.0 mm; field: 25.0 mm
Condition Weakly imprinted.

Translation

Πέτρος πατρίκιος, ἀνθύπατος καὶ ἄνθρωπος τοῦ βασιλέως τοῦ ἁγίου.

Peter patrikios, anthypatos, and man of the holy emperor.