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Theophylaktos (eleventh century)

Accession number BZS.1947.2.1618
Diameter 13 mm
Field diameter 8 mm
Condition Bulging along the channel on the reverse, while the left portion of the reverse inscription is effaced.


Bust of the Mother of God, turned slightly toward the right, where she holds the infant Christ in her left arm. Sigla is visible to the left: ̄: Μήτηρ Θεοῦ. Border of dots.


Inscription in five lines. Border of dots.


Θεοτόκε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ Θεοφυλάκτῳ


Θεοτόκε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ Θεοφυλάκτῳ.

Theotokos, help your servant Theophylaktos.