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Michael monk and protos (tenth/eleventh century)

Accession Number:
BZS.1955.1.4965

Previous Editions

Laurent, Corpus V/3, no. 1952.

Details

Diameter:
19 mm
Field:
15 mm

Obverse

Michael monk and protos (tenth/eleventh century)

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

Reverse

Michael monk and protos (tenth/eleventh century)

Inscription in five lines with decoration above. Border of dots.


ΘΚΕ,Θ,
ΜΙΧΑΗΛ
ΜΟΝΑΧ
ΤΠΡΟ
Τ

Θεοτόκε βοήθει Μιχαὴλ μοναχῷ τῷ πρότῳ

Translation

Θεοτόκε βοήθει Μιχαὴλ μοναχῷ τῷ πρότῳ.

Theotokos, help the monk and protos Michael.

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