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George (eleventh century)

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.2538
Diameter 16 mm

Obverse

Bust of St. George holding a spear and shield. Sigla on either side: |γ|ε|ρ|γι : ὁ ἅγιος Γεώργιος. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of three lines, decorations above and below. Border of dots.

  
κε,θ,
τσ
γεργ
  

Κ(ύρι)ε β(οή)θ(ει) τῷ σῷ δ(ούλῳ) Γεωργ(ίῳ)

Translation

Κύριε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ Γεωργίῳ.

Lord, help your servant George.