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John imperial protospatharios and epi tou eidikou logou (ninth/tenth century)

Accession Number:
BZS.1958.106.2407

Details

Diameter:
22 mm
Field:
20 mm
Condition:
Struck off center.

Obverse

John imperial protospatharios and epi tou eidikou logou (ninth/tenth century)

Cross with two transverse bars mounted on three steps. Between two borders of dots, a circular inscription along the circumference:

κεοηθητοσοουλ

Κύριε βοήθει το σο δούλῳ

Reverse

John imperial protospatharios and epi tou eidikou logou (ninth/tenth century)

Inscription of four lines, preceded and followed by an ornament. Border of dots.


inn,
σπθ
επιτουι
ικλογ,


Ἰωάνν βασιλικῷ πρωτοσπαθαρίῳ καὶ ἐπὶ τοῦ ἰδικοῦ λόγου

Translation

Κύριε βοήθει το σο δούλῳ Ἰωάννῃ βασιλικῷ πρωτοσπαθαρίῳ καὶ ἐπὶ τοῦ ἰδικοῦ λόγου.

Lord, help your servant John, imperial protospatharios and epi tou eidikou logou.

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