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Basil priest (tenth/eleventh century)

 
 

Obverse

Ornamental Greek cross with pellets beyond the end of each arm. Circular inscription inside border of dots.

ΚΕΟΗΘ..ΤΣΔ/

Κύριε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλ

Reverse

Inscription in four lines with pellets above and below. Border of dots.

···
ΑΣΙ
ΛΙΟΠΡΕ
ΣΥΤΕΡ,
ΑΜΗΝ
···

Βασιλίο πρεσβυτέρ, ἀμήν

Obverse

Ornamental Greek cross with pellets beyond the end of each arm. Circular inscription inside border of dots.

ΚΕΟΗΘ..ΤΣΔ/

Κύριε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλ

Reverse

Inscription in four lines with pellets above and below. Border of dots.

···
ΑΣΙ
ΛΙΟΠΡΕ
ΣΥΤΕΡ,
ΑΜΗΝ
···

Βασιλίο πρεσβυτέρ, ἀμήν

Accession number BZS.1955.1.4888
Diameter 22.0 mm; field: 18.0 mm
Previous Editions

Laurent, Corpus V/3, no. 1887.

Translation

Κύριε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ Βασιλίο πρεσβυτέρῳ, ἀμήν.

Lord, help your servant, the priest Basil. Amen.