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Matthew monk and synkellos (eleventh century)

Accession Number:
BZS.1955.1.4906

Details

Diameter:
22 mm
Field:
10 mm

Obverse

Matthew monk and synkellos (eleventh century)

Bust of the Virgin orans with medallion of christ before her. Sigla: ̅ΘΥ̅ : Μήτηρ Θεοῦ. Border of dots.


Reverse

Matthew monk and synkellos (eleventh century)

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

  
ΘΚΕ,Θ,
ΜΑΤΘΑΙ
ΑΧΣΥΤ
ΚΕΛΛ
 
 

Θεοτόκε βοήθει Ματθαίῳ μοναχ καὶ συγκέλλῳ

Translation

Θεοτόκε βοήθει Ματθαίῳ μοναχῷ καὶ συγκέλλῳ.

Theotokos, help Matthew monk and synkellos.

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