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John Maniakes (twelfth century)

Accession number BZS.1947.2.1184
Diameter 16 mm

Obverse

The Virgin standing and holding the Christ child. Sigla: ̄θῡ: Μήτηρ Θεοῦ. Indeterminate border.

Reverse

Inscription in four lines. Indeterminate border.

.κε.
ηιανν
.μανι
ακη

Θεοτόκε βοήθη Ἰωάννῃ τῷ Μανιάκῃ

Translation

Θεοτόκε βοήθη Ἰωάννῃ τῷ Μανιάκῃ.

Theotokos, help John Maniakes.