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Maria . . . (?) sebaste (eleventh/twelfth century)

Accession number BZS.1955.1.4556
Diameter 19 mm

Obverse

Bust of the Virgin, nimbate, orans with medallion of Christ before her. Inscription: Μ̅Θ̅ : Μήτηρ Θεοῦ. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription in five lines. Border of dots.

θκε,θ,
.ησηλ
μαριασε
τητητ.
.μη..

Θεοτόκε βοήθει τῇ σῇ δούλ Μαρίᾳ σεβαστῇ τῇ . . .

Translation

Θεοτόκε βοήθει τῇ σῇ δούλῃ Μαρίᾳ σεβαστῇ τῇ . . .

Theotokos, help your servant, the sebaste Maria . . .

Commentary

Unfortunately, the reading of the family name cannot be established.

Accession number BZS.1955.1.4556
Diameter 19 mm

Bibliography

Accession number BZS.1955.1.4556
Diameter 19 mm

Notes

Accession number BZS.1955.1.4556
Diameter 19 mm

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