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Luke monk (twelfth century)

Accession number BZS.1958.106.1930
Diameter 17 mm

Obverse

Bust of the Virgin praying with medallion. Inscription: Μ̅Θ̅ : Μήτηρ Θεοῦ. Border of dots.

Reverse

Inscription in four lines. Indeterminate border.

ΘΚ̅Ε
ΟΗΘΕ.
ΛΟΥΚ.

Θεοτόκε βοήθει Λουκ μοναχ

Translation

Θεοτόκε βοήθει Λουκᾷ μοναχῷ.

Theotokos, help the monk Luke.