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Leo synkellos (tenth/eleventh century)

Accession Number:
BZS.1958.106.322

Details

Diameter:
16 mm
Field:
10 mm

Obverse

Leo synkellos (tenth/eleventh century)

Bust of the Virgin, orans, with the medallion of Christ before her. Inscription: Μ̅Θ̅ : Μήτηρ Θεοῦ. Border of dots.

Reverse

Leo synkellos (tenth/eleventh century)

Inscription in four lines. Border of dots.

θκ̅ε̅,Θ,
λεοντι
συγκε
λλ

Θεοτόκε βοήθει Λέοντι συγκέλλῳ

Translation

Θεοτόκε βοήθει Λέοντι συγκέλλῳ.

Theotokos, help the synkellos Leo.

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