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John monk (ninth/tenth century (?))

Accession number BZS.1947.2.1670
Diameter 13 mm
Field diameter 10 mm
Previous Editions

Laurent, Corpus V/2, no. 1392.

Obverse

Inscription in three lines. Border of dots.

Κ
ΟΗ
ΘΗ

Κύριε βοήθη

Reverse

Monogrammatic inscription consisting of an , followed by an topped by a cross, followed by a . Border of dots.

Ἰωάννῃ μοναχ

Translation

Κύριε βοήθη Ἰωάννῃ μοναχῷ.

Lord, help John monk.

Commentary

The reverse combination of monogrammatic elements is strange, but its reading is clear. However, its dating is less than certain.

Accession number BZS.1947.2.1670
Diameter 13 mm
Field diameter 10 mm
Previous Editions

Laurent, Corpus V/2, no. 1392.

Accession number BZS.1947.2.1670
Diameter 13 mm
Field diameter 10 mm
Previous Editions

Laurent, Corpus V/2, no. 1392.

Notes

Accession number BZS.1947.2.1670
Diameter 13 mm
Field diameter 10 mm
Previous Editions

Laurent, Corpus V/2, no. 1392.

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