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Nicholas apo eparchon (seventh/eighth century)

Accession number BZS.1955.1.358
Diameter 24 mm

Obverse

Eagle with uplifted wings and head turned to right; in field above head of eagle, cruciform invocative monogram (type I). Indeterminate border.

Θεοτόκε βοήθει

Reverse

Inscription in four lines with a cross at beginning of the first line. Indeterminate border.

ΝΙΚ
ΟΛΑ
ΠΟΕΠΑ
..Ω.

Νικολάῳ ἀπὸ ἐπάρχων

Translation

Θεοτόκε βοήθει Νικολάῳ ἀπὸ ἐπάρχων.

Theotokos, help Nicholas apo eparchon.