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Euphemia nun (tenth/eleventh century)

Accession Number:
BZS.1958.106.276

Previous Editions

Laurent, Corpus V/2, no. 1467 (although he reads the obverse incorrectly).

Details

Diameter:
18 mm
Field:
12 mm
Condition:
Overstruck.

Obverse

Euphemia nun (tenth/eleventh century)

Inscription in four lines with decorations above and below. Border of dots.


ΘΚΕ
ΟΗΘΗ
ΤΗΣΗ
ΔΛΗ
 

Θεοτόκε βοήθει τῇ σῇ δούλῃ

Reverse

Euphemia nun (tenth/eleventh century)

Inscription in three lines with decorations above and below. Border of dots.


ευφι
μιαμο
ναχη


Εὐφημίᾳ μοναχῇ

Translation

Θεοτόκε βοήθει τῇ σῇ δούλῃ Εὐφημίᾳ μοναχῇ.

Theotokos, help your servant Euphemia the nun.

Audio

 

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