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Leo imperial protospatharios (tenth century)

 
 

Obverse

Cruciform invocative monogram. In the quarters: τσ|δλ : Border of dots.

Χριστὲ βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ

Reverse

Cruciform monogram resolving to λεοντι; in the quarters: ˊΑˊΣΠΑ|ΘΑΡ.. Border of dots.

Λέοντι βασιλικῷ πρωτοσπαθαρίῳ

Obverse

Cruciform invocative monogram. In the quarters: τσ|δλ : Border of dots.

Χριστὲ βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ

Reverse

Cruciform monogram resolving to λεοντι; in the quarters: ˊΑˊΣΠΑ|ΘΑΡ.. Border of dots.

Λέοντι βασιλικῷ πρωτοσπαθαρίῳ

Accession number BZS.1958.106.3751
Diameter 24.0 mm

Translation

Χριστὲ βοήθει τῷ σῷ δούλῳ Λέοντι βασιλικῷ πρωτοσπαθαρίῳ.

Christ, help your servant Leo imperial protospatharios.