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Anastasios, imperial spatharokandidatos (ninth century)

Accession number BZS.1958.106.3190
Diameter 28 mm

Obverse

Cruciform invocative monogram (indistinguishable type). In the quarters: ..Σ|Λ. Wreath border.

Κύριε or Θεοτόκε βοήθει [τῷ] σῷ δούλῳ

Reverse

Inscription of four lines beginning with a cross. Wreath border.

ΝΣ
ΤΣΙΒ/
ΣΠΘΡ
ΚΝΙ/

Ἀναστασίῳ β(ασιλικῷ) σπαθαρωκανδιδ(άτῳ)

Translation

Κύριε or Θεοτόκε βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ Ἀναστασίῳ βασιλικῷ σπαθαρωκανδιδάτῳ.

Lord or Mother of God help your servant Anastasios, imperial spatharokandidatos.