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Symeon monk (eleventh century)

Accession Number:
BZS.1955.1.4873

Details

Diameter:
20 mm
Field:
18 mm

Obverse

Symeon monk (eleventh century)

Bust of the Virgin, nimbate, with medallion of Christ before her, and hands upraised. Sigla: ̅θΥ̅ : Μήτηρ Θεοῦ. Border of dots.

Reverse

Symeon monk (eleventh century)

Inscription in five lines. Border of dots.

Θ̅Κ̅Ε,Θ,
ΤΣΔ,
ΣΥΕΝ
ΟΝΑ
Χ

Θεοτόκε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ Συμεὼν μοναχῷ

Translation

Θεοτόκε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ Συμεὼν μοναχῷ.

Theotokos, help your servant, the monk Symeon.

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