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Leo gerokomos and epi ton barbaron (ninth century)

 
 

Obverse

Cruciform invocative monogram (type V); in the quarters: .Σ|.Λ. Linear border.

Θεοτόκε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ

Reverse

Inscription in four lines. Linear border.

..οντι
..ιροκομ
..πητον
..ρβαρο

Λέοντι γειροκόμῳ καὶπὴ τὸν βαρβάρόν

Obverse

Cruciform invocative monogram (type V); in the quarters: .Σ|.Λ. Linear border.

Θεοτόκε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ

Reverse

Inscription in four lines. Linear border.

..οντι
..ιροκομ
..πητον
..ρβαρο

Λέοντι γειροκόμῳ καὶπὴ τὸν βαρβάρόν

Accession number BZS.1958.106.3006
Diameter 27.0 mm
Previous Editions

Zacos-Veglery, no. 2107a.

Translation

Θεοτόκε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ Λέοντι γειροκόμῳ καὶ ἐπὴ τὸν βαρβάρόν.

Theotokos, help your servant Leo, gerokomos and epi ton barbaron.