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Sergios son of Panagathios (eleventh century)

Accession number BZS.1958.106.1653
Diameter 16 mm
Field diameter 12 mm

Obverse

Bust of the Mother of God holding the Child in her left arm. Inscription: .θ : [Μ(ήτηρ)] Θ(εο)ῦ. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription of four lines, a cross above. Border of dots.


θκ̅ε,θ̣,
σεργι
υιπ
νγθ̣

Θ(εοτό)κε β(οή)θ(ει) Σεργίῳ υἱῷ Παναγαθ(ίου)

Translation

Θεοτόκε βοήθει Σεργίῳ υἱῷ Παναγαθίου.

Mother of God, help Sergios, son of Panagathios.

Commentary

The ending of the name in the last line of the reverse is not certain; it could be Panagathos or Panagathios.