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Niketas monk and priest (eleventh/twelfth century)

Accession Number:
BZS.1958.106.260

Previous Editions

Laurent, Corpus V/2, no. 1341.

Details

Diameter:
23 mm
Field:
17 mm

Obverse

Niketas monk and priest (eleventh/twelfth century)

Bust of the Virgin orans with the medallion of Christ before her. Sigla: ΜΡ̅ΘΥ̅ : Μήτηρ Θεοῦ. Border of dots.

Reverse

Niketas monk and priest (eleventh/twelfth century)

Inscription in five lines with decoration above. Border of dots.


ΘΚ̅Ε̅,Θ,
ΤΣΔΛ,
ΝΙΚΗΤΑΜΟ
ΝΑΧ,ΠΡΕΣ
ΥΤΕΡΟ

Θεοτόκε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλ Νικήτᾳ μοναχ καὶ πρεσβυτέρο

Translation

Θεοτόκε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ Νικήτᾳ μοναχῷ καὶ πρεσβυτέρο.

Theotokos, help your servant Niketas monk and priest.

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