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Michael deacon, chartoularios, and synkellos (eleventh century)

 
 

Obverse

Bust of the Virgin orans with medallion of Christ before her. Sigla: ΘΥ: Μήτηρ Θεοῦ. Circular inscription between two borders of dots.

ΘΚΕΟΗΘ........Λ

Θεοτόκε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ

Reverse

Inscription in five lines with decorations above and below. Border of dots.

 
ΜΙΧΑ
ΗΛΔΙΑΚΟ
ΝΧΑΡ..
ΛΑΡ,ΣΥ.
ΚΕΛΛ
 

Μιχαὴλ διακόνῳ, χαρτουλαρίῳ καὶ συγκέλλῳ

Obverse

Bust of the Virgin orans with medallion of Christ before her. Sigla: ΘΥ: Μήτηρ Θεοῦ. Circular inscription between two borders of dots.

ΘΚΕΟΗΘ........Λ

Θεοτόκε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ

Reverse

Inscription in five lines with decorations above and below. Border of dots.

 
ΜΙΧΑ
ΗΛΔΙΑΚΟ
ΝΧΑΡ..
ΛΑΡ,ΣΥ.
ΚΕΛΛ
 

Μιχαὴλ διακόνῳ, χαρτουλαρίῳ καὶ συγκέλλῳ

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.1510
Diameter 32.0 mm; field: 25.0 mm
Previous Editions

Laurent, Corpus V/2, no. 1627.

Translation

Θεοτόκε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ Μιχαὴλ διακόνῳ, χαρτουλαρίῳ καὶ συγκέλλῳ.

Theotokos, help your servant Michael deacon, chartoularios and synkellos.