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Romanos Xeros, deacon (eleventh century)

Accession Number:
BZS.1955.1.4971

Previous Editions

Laurent, Corpus V/3, no. 1838.

Details

Diameter:
17 mm

Obverse

Romanos Xeros, deacon (eleventh century)

Bust of the Virgin orans. Sigla: ̅Θ.: Μήτηρ Θεο. No visible border.

Reverse

Romanos Xeros, deacon (eleventh century)

Inscription in five lines. Border of dots.

ΘΚ̅Ε̅,Θ,
ΡΜΑΝ
ΔΙΑΚΟΝ
ΤΗ
..

Θεοτόκε βοήθει Ῥωμανῷ διακόν τῷ Ξηρῷ

Translation

Θεοτόκε βοήθει Ῥωμανῷ διακόνῳ τῷ Ξηρῷ.

Theotokos, help the deacon Romanos Xeros.

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