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Irene Doukaina, sebaste (twelfth century)

Accession Number:
BZS.1958.106.2517

Details

Diameter:
17 mm
Condition:
Blank too small for die.

Obverse

Irene Doukaina, sebaste (twelfth century)

Bust of the Virgin orans with the medallion of Christ before her. Inscription: ΡΘΥ: Μήτηρ Θεοῦ. No visible border.

Reverse

Irene Doukaina, sebaste (twelfth century)

Inscription in four lines. No visible border.

θκε
ειρηνη
εαστη
τηδκ.

Θεοτόκε βοήθει Εἰρήνῃ σεβαστῇ τῇ Δουκαίνῃ

Translation

Θεοτόκε βοήθει Εἰρήνῃ σεβαστῇ τῇ Δουκαίνῃ.

Theotokos, help Irene Doukaina, sebaste.

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