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Sisinnios imperial pistikos (eighth/ninth century)

 
 

Obverse

Cruciform invocative monogram (type V); in the quarters: τσ|λ. Wreath border.

Θεοτόκε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ

Reverse

Inscription of four lines ending with a cross. Wreath border.

Σισιν
ν̣ιουβ,
πιστη
κου

Σισιννίου βα(σιλικοῦ) πιστηκοῦ

Obverse

Cruciform invocative monogram (type V); in the quarters: τσ|λ. Wreath border.

Θεοτόκε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ

Reverse

Inscription of four lines ending with a cross. Wreath border.

Σισιν
ν̣ιουβ,
πιστη
κου

Σισιννίου βα(σιλικοῦ) πιστηκοῦ

Accession number BZS.1958.106.975
Diameter 28.0 mm; field: 24.0 mm

Translation

Θεοτόκε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ. Σισιννίου βασιλικοῦ πιστηκοῦ.

Mother of God, help your servant. (Seal of) Sisinnios, imperial pistikos.