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Baasakios spatharokandidatos (eighth century)

Accession number BZS.1947.2.924
Diameter 24 mm

Obverse

Cruciform invocative monogram (type V). In the quarters: ΒΣ|ΚΙΩ. Wreath border.

Θεοτόκε βοήθει Βα(α)σακίῳ

Reverse

Inscription of three lines, a cross between fleurons above and below. Wreath border.

  
ΠΘ̣
ΡΩΚΝΔΙ
ΔΤΩ
  

σπαθαρωκανδιδάτῳ

Translation

Θεοτόκε βοήθει Βαασακίῳ σπαθαρωκανδιδάτῳ.

Mother of God, help Baasakios, spatharokandidatos.