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Jacob monk (eleventh century)

Accession number BZS.1958.106.389
Diameter 19 mm

Obverse

Bust of St. Basil, bearded, holding the Gospel.

Reverse

Inscription in four lines. Indeterminate border.

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Θεοτόκε βοήθει Ἰακόβῳ μοναχῷ

Translation

Κύριε βοήθει Ἰακόβῳ μοναχῷ.

Lord, help Jacob the monk.