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Leo kouboukleisios (tenth century)

Accession number BZS.1947.2.299
Diameter 20 mm
Field diameter 15 mm
Condition Chipped on the left; broken at the top right.

Obverse

Bust of Virgin, nimbate, with hands up before her chest. Sigla are unclear. Circular inscription within border of dots.

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Θεοτόκε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ

Reverse

Inscription in four lines. Border of dots.

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Λέωντι κουβουκλεισίῳ

Translation

Θεοτόκε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ Λέωντι κουβουκλεισίῳ.

Theotokos, help your servant Leo kouboukleisios.