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Anna Kourtikina, nun (eleventh century)

Accession Number:
BZS.1955.1.5086

Previous Editions

Cf. Laurent, Corpus V/2, no. 1463.

Details

Diameter:
16 mm
Field:
12 mm
Condition:
Chipped.

Obverse

Anna Kourtikina, nun (eleventh century)

Bust of the Virgin orans with medallion of Christ before her. Inscription: μ̅θυ̅ : Μήτηρ Θεοῦ. Border of dots.

Reverse

Anna Kourtikina, nun (eleventh century)

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


θκε,θ,
αννα
τηκουρ
τ.κινα
.

Θεοτόκε βοήθει Ἄννᾳ μοναχ τῇ Κουρτικίνᾳ

Translation

Θεοτόκε βοήθει Ἄννᾳ μοναχῇ τῇ Κουρτικίνᾳ.

Theotokos, help the nun Anna Kourtikina.

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