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Theodora Doukaina (eleventh century)

Accession number BZS.1955.1.4563
Diameter 23 mm
Condition Blank too small for die. Slightly deformed.

Obverse

Bust of the Virgin orans with the medallion of Christ before her. No visible border.

Reverse

Inscription in four lines. No visible border.

ΚΕΠΟΙΣ
ΝΑΣΣΑΔ
ΚΑΙΘΕΟ
ΔΡΑΝ

Σκέποις νασσα Δούκαινην Θεοδώραν

Translation

Σκέποις ἄνασσα Δούκαινην Θεοδώραν.

Sovereign, may you protect Theodora Doukaina.

Commentary

Dodecasyllabic verse.

Accession number BZS.1955.1.4563
Diameter 23 mm
Condition Blank too small for die. Slightly deformed.

Bibliography

Accession number BZS.1955.1.4563
Diameter 23 mm
Condition Blank too small for die. Slightly deformed.

Notes

Accession number BZS.1955.1.4563
Diameter 23 mm
Condition Blank too small for die. Slightly deformed.

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