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Nicholas monk and imperial cleric of . . .

 
 

Obverse

Inscription in four lines. Border of dots.

κε,.
.σδ
νικολ.
χ

Κύριε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ Νικολάῳ μοναχῷ καὶ

Reverse

Inscription in four lines with decoration above. Border of dots.

·
αση
λκληρ
.κ,τ
..τ

βασηλικῷ κληρικ τοῦ .τω..

Obverse

Inscription in four lines. Border of dots.

κε,.
.σδ
νικολ.
χ

Κύριε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ Νικολάῳ μοναχῷ καὶ

Reverse

Inscription in four lines with decoration above. Border of dots.

·
αση
λκληρ
.κ,τ
..τ

βασηλικῷ κληρικ τοῦ .τω..

Accession number BZS.1947.2.822
Diameter 18.0 mm

Translation

Κύριε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ Νικολάῳ μοναχῷ καὶ βασηλικῷ κληρικῷ τοῦ . . .

Lord, help your servant Nicholas, monk and imperial cleric of . . .

Commentary

The end of the reverse inscription cannot be read. It seems to read the genitive article τοῦ followed by a missing letter or two and the letters ΤΩ. Perhaps it is a family name, or, as would be more likely for an ecclesiastical official such as this Nicholas, an associated institution.