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Gregory monk (eleventh century)

Accession Number:
BZS.1955.1.4857

Details

Diameter:
21 mm

Obverse

Gregory monk (eleventh century)

Bust of St. Gregory the Theologian, nimbate, bearded, blessing and holding a book. Inscription: |Γ|ΡΙ|Γ,Ο|ΘΕ|Λ,: Ὁ ἅγιος Γριγόριος ὁ Θεόλογος. Border of dots.

Reverse

Gregory monk (eleventh century)

Inscription in five lines. Border of dots.

ΚΕ,Θ,
ΤΣΔ
ΓΡΙΓΟΡ,
ΜΟΝΑΧ,

Κύριε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ Γριγορίῳ μοναχ

Translation

Κύριε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ Γριγορίῳ μοναχῷ.

Lord, help your servant, the monk Gregory.

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