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Leo deacon, kouboukleisios, and chartophylax (tenth century)

 
 

Obverse

Double potent cross on three steps, with fleurons rising from the base on l. and r. Circular inscription within border of dots.

ΕΟΝ
ΑΚ,Κ
ΧΑΡ
ΦΥΛˊ
·

Κύριε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ

Reverse

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

Λέοντι διακόνῳ, κουβουκλεισίῳ, καὶ χαρτοφύλακι

Obverse

Double potent cross on three steps, with fleurons rising from the base on l. and r. Circular inscription within border of dots.

ΕΟΝ
ΑΚ,Κ
ΧΑΡ
ΦΥΛˊ
·

Κύριε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ

Reverse

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

Λέοντι διακόνῳ, κουβουκλεισίῳ, καὶ χαρτοφύλακι

Accession number BZS.1958.106.164
Diameter 22.0 mm; field: 18.0 mm
Previous Editions

Laurent, Corpus V/1, no. 86.

Translation

Κύριε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ Λέοντι διακόνῳ, κουβουκλεισίῳ, καὶ χαρτοφύλακι.

Lord, help your servant Leo, deacon, kouboukleisios, and chartophylax.

Commentary

There are some differences in his reading, of which the most important is that in the second line of the reverse, he reads ΑΧ instead of ΑΚ, and therefore monk instead of deacon.