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John Kerasountios (eleventh century)

Accession number BZS.1951.31.5.2865
Diameter 15 mm
Condition Corroded and partially effaced.

Obverse

Inscription in five lines. Indeterminate border. 

ΚΕ̣̅
ΟΗΘ
ΤΣ
ΔΛ
Ι̅

Κύριε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ Ἰωάννῃ 

Reverse

Inscription in four lines. Indeterminate border.

Τ
Κ.ΡΑ
ΣΝΤ
.

τῷ Κερασουντίω

Translation

Κύριε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ Ἰωάννῃ τῷ Κερασουντίω.

Lord, help your servant John Kerasountios.