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George Pekoules (eleventh century, first half)

Accession number BZS.1958.106.1183
Diameter 26 mm
Field diameter 22 mm


Bust of the Mother of God holding the Child in her left arm. Inscription on either side: Μ̅θυ̅: Μ(ήτηρ) Θ(εο)ῦ. Border of dots.


Inscription of five lines beginning with a cross. Border of dots.


Θ(εοτό)κε β(οή)θ(ει) τῷ σῷ δ(ούλῳ) Γεοργ(ίῳ) το Πεκούλ(ῃ)


Θεοτόκε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ Γεοργίῳ το Πεκούλῃ.

Mother of God, help your servant George Pekoules.